No water restrictions yet in NMB

Nelson Mandela Bay won't impose water restrictions - at least not for now. Courtesy #DStv403

PORT ELIZABETH - Nelson Mandela Bay won't impose water restrictions -- at least not for now.

That's despite the current water crisis in the city.

READ: SA's water crisis | NMB dams dry up

Mayor Nqaba Bhanga gave a briefing earlier on the ongoing violent protests.

He says the water consumption must be reduced to below 250 million litres per day.

READ: SA's water crisis: NMB wants to avoid Day Zero

“Our dam levels are sitting at 13.38 percent, which is very worrying," Bhanga said.

"We will be launching a comprehensive communications strategy next week where we will expand on the Metro’s alternative interventions and contingency plans as the drought situation enters the next phase."


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