[kwazulu-natal] - #DurbanFloods: Victims continue protest in Clare Estate

Durban - Residents woke up to the smell of burning tyres and gunshots when police and protesters clashed in Clare Estate on Monday.

People living in the Quarry Road West informal settlement are demanding houses after some of them were displaced by the floods last week.

A tent had been erected on the side of the Palmiet River where the displaced people were being housed.

Those affected had blocked of Mountbatten Drive, Quarry Road and the M19, the main thoroughfare leading to and from Westville and Pinetown.

Ray Jeawon, Reservoir Hills Community Policing Sector spokesperson, said they had been informed that a riot will take place. His team of volunteers were also attacked when they began clearing the road of rocks and trees....

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