Police in Hillbrow are applying a no-nonsense approach to people who are not complying with the national lockdown regulations.
Members of the police and the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) are on Monday patrolling the streets of Hillbrow after once again dispersing groups of people in the area.
On Friday, shops were closed and crowds dispersed after residents defied the call to stay at home.
Community members are defying the police who took action on Monday afternoon.
Members of the SANDF conducted stop and search operations demanding essential service permits from individuals and motorists.
Earlier, they fired rubber bullets to disperse crowds and a number of people have been arrested.
The SANDF is expected to remain in the area.
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