Cape Town - The "Gatvol Capetonian" total shutdown protest in the Mother City caused chaos on the roads on Thursday morning, as protesters burnt tyres on highways and arterial roads.
The City of Cape Town's Richard Bosman said Delft Main and Stellenbosch arterial roads in both directions were closed.
Voortrekker Road in Kensington was also closed in both directions at 4th Avenue.
Wale Street in central Cape Town was closed as well as Church street. Protest Action on the R304 caused road closures of Mamre Road, Atlantis, AZ Berman between Wespoort and Kerrum road, Mitchell's Plain and Kommetjie Road, Ocean view, was closed between Soetwater and Slangkop road.
The Kommetjie road has since been reopened.