Mbaks shares photo regarding coronavirus, leaves SA laughing out loud

Mbaks shares photo regarding coronavirus, leaves SA laughing out loud

- Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula shared a comical photo relating to the dreaded coronavirus

- The image showed a ploy that motorists could use to fool traffic officers and possibly get out of traffic fines or breathalyser tests

- Mbaks' tweet went viral, as South Africans were left in stitches

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Necessity is often credited as the mother of invention and this seemed to hold true based on a recent photo that went viral via social media.

Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula shared the controversial image, which takes a somewhat lighthearted approach to the coronavirus pandemic.

Mbaks took to Twitter on Monday and shared the following caption:

"Criminals also exploiting the gap."

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The post was accompanied by a photo of a police officer who was seemingly in the process of writing and handing a fine to a motorist.

However, he is caught off-guard as the motorist refuses to roll down the window and holds a message saying, "I have the corona virus."

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The post had South Africans seeing the funny side and many marvelled at the motorist's ingenuity.

Kanyanemosebjadi (@Hunadi55906388) felt the ploy would be ineffective in Mzansi:

"At least South African police can not read."

Rabs Gundula Globe with meridians (@Rabs2013) said,

"I shud try this one when they are checking fines."

Mickey van Peeblez (@van_peeblez) added,

"It’s our turn from all the cokes we payed for."

Dlangamandla King Tolo (@Gaise_Nongezi) said,

"What a trick that."

Briefly.co.za previously reported that seven people have now tested positive for the Covid-19 virus in the country.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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