Inspector 'locked in'

A labour department official was apparently deliberately locked up in an industrial freezer for 10 minutes while doing an inspection at a Western Cape poultry farm, the labour department said yesterday.

A labour department official was apparently deliberately locked up in an industrial freezer for 10 minutes while doing an inspection at a Western Cape poultry farm, the labour department said yesterday.

Spokesman Zolisa Sigabi said the incident at Zandam poultry farm appeared to have been a "deliberate move".

Sango Mabandla, 28, was conducting a routine inspection when the door of the cold storage unit suddenly shut. - Sapa

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