WATCH: Chaos in Alexandra as Red Ants demolish structures

The Red Ants are busy demolishing illegal structures in Alexandra Township. eNCA's Silindelo Masikane is there. Courtesy #DStv403

SANDTON - Chaos has erupted in Alexandra township after the Red Ants demolished illegal structures in the area.

Residents have been accused of occupying Johannesburg's Marlboro Gardens area illegally.

However, the residents are accusing the local government of treating them unfairly.

READ: Land occupation tension in Marlboro Gardens

The community alleges that the red ants came unannounced and started demolishing their houses.

One resident claimed that her two-bedroom house, where she was staying with her kids was also destroyed.

There are also unconfirmed reports that a child died during the demolishing of structures. 

Source
eNCA