Chatsworth Marked As Covid-19 Hotspot By Medical Scheme

Community leaders in Chatsworth, south of Durban say they are concerned about the rising number of COVID-19 infections in the area. At the weekend, a well-known medical aid scheme contacted its members living in Chatsworth to indicate a rise in infections in the area that they have tracked from their claims data.

Speaking to SABC Newsbreak, Jakes Singh from the Community Police Forum Chairperson in Chatsworth says authorities in the area fear an outbreak due to the demographical landscape of the community.

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Source inputs: SABC News

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