The Social Security Agency says it has so far paid ten people in a test run of the 350-rand special COVID19 Social Relief of Distress Grant. SASSA also says people who do not have bank accounts will still be able to get their grant via their cellphone number provided it is RICA'd in their name. More than three-point-five million people have applied for the grant. SASSA CEO Busisiwe Memela-Khambula.