Western Cape Police Commissioner, Lieutenant General, Thembisile Patekile has again urged members of the community, who are being intimidated by taxi-associations or taxi-drivers, to report matters to the police as soon as possible.

He said police will act immediately to ensure that the prompt arrest and prosecution of those who intimidate or harm commuters.

He says no major incidences of violence or shootings have been reported since the closing of the B97 route between Paarl and Bellville on Monday.

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