The Department of Environmental Affairs says it’s pleased with the recent rainfall figures and the increasing dam levels in the Western Cape.
Humanitarian organisation, Gift of the Givers, has accused the Western Cape government of not managing the province’s water crisis adequately.
The runaway veld fires killed have already claimed the lives of eight people and displaced hundreds others near Knysna.
Western Cape Disaster Management says fires have been raging on throughout the night in Karatara area of Knysna in the Western Cape.
The Western Cape Department of Environmental Affairs says the state of the Gouritz River catchment area, which includes sections of the Karoo, is a big concern