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DA Gauteng says infrastructure failures must be addressed to deal with water crisis [SOUND]

# The DA in Gauteng says the only sustainable solution to the current water crisis is to address the infrastructure failures that have contributed to the current water outages. The city loses 46.1-percent of the water it receives from Rand Water due to leaks and incurs 1.7-billion-rand in lost revenue as a result. The DA’s, Solly Malatsi, says the budget for infrastructure maintenance is woefully inadequate, and Johannesburg is currently saddled with an 80-billion-rand water infrastructure backlog:

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