Ballito Rage cancelled on Day 2 - dozens test positive for Covid
Organisers of the Ballito Rage have cancelled the event on its second day after 32 festivalgoers and four staff members tested positive for Covid-19.
The festival mandated vaccination for all attendees and staff, as well as daily testing.
Last year’s festival was a superspreading event, with more than 840 people contracting Covid-19.
The Plett Rage festival is still scheduled to start on Friday.
South Africa recorded 4373 new Covid-19 cases and 21 deaths over the past 24-hour reporting cycle.
Gauteng accounts for 72% of new infections in South Africa.
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Source : Kayleen Morgan/EWN