#PODCAST: Provisions in place to ensure the safety of beneficiaries when collecting SASSA grants this month #coronavirus

By Newsbreak Producer Taliesha Naidoo - The Department of Social Development have various plans in place to ensure the smooth roll-out of early grant payments. The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) will be paying grants to older persons and persons with disabilities on the 30th and 31st of March. All other forms of grants will be paid on the first of April as normal. Member of the KwaZulu-Natal Social Development Portfolio Committee - Les Govender explains the provisions that have been put in place to ensure beneficiaries safety amidst the COVID-19 pandemic...