April 19 2022 - 12:39
Sassa increases food vouchers to R3,960 for families who lost loved ones in KZN — What you need to know
The SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) has increased its relief grant for flood victims in KwaZulu-Natal.
The agency announced that under its social relief of distress (SRD) programme, which is an immediate response to a crisis for individuals, families or a community in times of disaster, it will increase the food vouchers to R1,980.
Initially the food voucher was R700.
It has been reported that 443 people died in the floods and about 63 people are missing or unaccounted for.