The KwaZulu-Natal government says it will take a while to finish the assessment of the damage that the devastating storms have caused as some insurance companies put it at R500 million.
The death toll from Tuesday's storm stands at 14.
More than 40 schools were also damaged as well as several health care institutions in and around Durban.
At Prince Mshiyeni Memorial Hospital in Umlazi two people died when a wall collapsed.
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