Limpopo police have deployed reinforcements to Phalaborwa due to violent protests over the past couple of days.
The protests have disrupted services in the area, said police spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo.
Protestors have used burning tyres and barricades to block major routes such as the R71 and R40. The protests have affected Phalaborwa, Namakgale and Lulekani.
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