Family members stigmatised as carriers of virus

Trauma as family loses six members to Covid-19

Isaac Mahlangu Senior reporter

The Malatsi family gathered on December 29 in the small village of Tafelkop, near Groblersdal in Limpopo, to mourn and pay their last respects at the funeral of 80-year-old Mike Malatsi.

They sang, cried and prayed together in grief as they honoured the elderly member of the family who was certified dead on arrival at a local clinic. The cause of death was unknown...

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