Belhar protests continue
Police are monitoring service delivery protests in Belhar.
CAPE TOWN - Residents from Freedom Farm informal settlement in Belhar are protesting because of a lack of houses.
Around 100 people burnt tyres at the intersection of Modderdam and Stellenbosch Arterial Roads.
Protests began at 2am.
Residents are claiming officials failed to relocate them to a nearby housing project despite promises to do so.
Traffic officials have urged motorists to look for alternatives routes as protesters were throwing objects at passing motorists.
The police's November Filander said there was a strong police presence in the area.