SACP slams harassment of township carwashes

CAPE TOWN -The South African Communist Party (SACP) in the Western Cape on Tuesday condemned what it called the “harassment” of local township carwash owners by officials of the City of Cape Town who it said was confiscating their working material.

“While we reiterate calls to save water collectively, we condemn in the strongest terms the possible the confiscation of the working material of the carwash owners and the issuing of exorbitant fines by the City of Cape Town Municipality. Such acts are a direct onslaught on the working class,” the SACP said in a statement.

“The township car washes are an …read more