Looting has been reported in parts of Durban, KwaZuluNatal during the planned National Shut Down over fuel increases.
Looting took place after midnight as part of protesting against fuel hikes. Damage was reported on shops and market stalls in Durban CBD.
The hashtag for a National Shut Down has been trending since last week. The Junction Mall in Hammarsdale was also on the verge being looted.
BREAKING NEWS: The national shutdown over fuel hikes in Durban has started on a bad note. Some residents of the city are looting shops and stalls within the CBD. Alert police have to fire teargas and stun grenades when there was an attempt to loot some shops. @DailyNewsSA pic.twitter.com/o7o63Ah8Km
— Sihle Mavuso (@ZANewsFlash) June 10, 2022