05 May 2014
The South African Police have
arrested 63 people this as 84 cases were reported including public violence,
intimidation, assault with intent to cause grievously bodily harm, malicious
damage to property and the contravention of various sections of the Electoral
Police Spokesperson General Solomon
Makgale said police will employ a zero-tolerance approach to people seeking to
derail the elections.
Makgale said police and the army
have been deployed in hotspot areas, they security cluster Ministers have
visited and monitored these areas.
He added that any offence related to
the disruption of elections, carry a fine of R100,000 or five years in
Labels: Security tighten ahead of elections