Couple's death was avoidable

On June 7, Yusuf Sarang e-mailed Joburg Connect, asking the City of Johannesburg for help with what seemed to be an electrical fault in his Crosby home.

2021-06-18 10:00:00 AM

SOWETAN | What happened is absolutely heartbreaking, even more so because it could and should have been avoided had the family received the help it sought from city officials a week before.

On June 7, Yusuf Sarang e-mailed Joburg Connect, asking the City of Johannesburg for help with what seemed to be an electrical fault in his Crosby home.

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City was warned electricity problem could be fatal, says father of electrocuted coupleThe family of Zaheer Sarang and Nabeelah Khan, who were electrocuted in their home at the weekend, says the City of Johannesburg was warned about the problem before the couple’s death.

City was warned electricity problem could be fatal, says father of electrocuted coupleThe family of Zaheer Sarang and Nabeelah Khan, who were electrocuted in their home at the weekend, says the City of Johannesburg was warned about the problem before the couple’s death. If the city was warned prior to the tragedy then the city must bear the responsibility May their souls rest in Peace. City power wow. I am sitting without electricity for almost 2 weeks now. All they ever say is that they have escalated it. Pathetic.

City Power disconnects power to home of 'electrocuted' Crosby coupleCity Power released a statement saying its preliminary investigations had found that the meter box had been tampered with. everyone keeps on talking about your diligence and honesty I must say that you are the best, thank you for transforming my life for the better financially JAmSRcharD Disgraceful CityPowerJhb

City was warned electricity problem could be fatal, says father of electrocuted coupleThe family of Zaheer Sarang and Nabeelah Khan, who were electrocuted in their home at the weekend, says the City of Johannesburg was warned about the problem before the couple’s death. If the city was warned prior to the tragedy then the city must bear the responsibility May their souls rest in Peace. City power wow. I am sitting without electricity for almost 2 weeks now. All they ever say is that they have escalated it. Pathetic.

City was warned electricity problem could be fatal, says father of electrocuted coupleThe family of Zaheer Sarang and Nabeelah Khan, who were electrocuted in their home at the weekend, says the City of Johannesburg was warned about the problem before the couple’s death.

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