SASSA SRD January 2021 PAYMENT UPDATES
January 2021 payment will be the last of the Social Relief of Distress grant which was extended last year October.
At the time of filing this report, almost all applicants have their payments pending waiting from approval and subsequent payments.
The R350 SRD grant was introduced in May 2020 as a measure to alleviate people who were badly affected by the global economic downturn due to virus.
Most people lost their jobs and source of livelihood.
The payment of January 2021 is likely to commence next week following the payment of the regular SASSA grants including Child Support Grant, Disability, old age grant etc.
Meanwhile we have received reports that the president, Ramaphosa, is considering a basic income grant for for people below the poverty line for sustenance.
Read the report here
More to come….