Durban - Durban Metro has confirmed that they have launched an investigation into a picture of a metro police officer wearing pink clothing while on duty which has been circulating on social media.
Spokesperson Parbhoo Sewpersadh said the matter was brought to their attention on Monday and the relevant departments were looking into it.
Sewpersadh said the identity of the person had not been established as yet.
The picture it seems was taken on Umgeni Road, Durban in the Moses Mabhida Stadium precinct.
In addition to the pink pants and top, the officer also dyed his hair pink.