Police In Bundibugyo on Saturday 26th June 2020, carried out an operation in and around Vision pub in Nyahuka Town Council, Bundibugyo district and apprehended 18 persons who were defying the Presidential directives on Covid-19.
The suspects have been charged with doing acts likely to spread an infectious disease – coronavirus.
The suspects include an ambulance driver as well as professionals; lawyers, Inspector of Schools, Human Resource Officers, Veterinary Officer, Head Teacher, Physical Planner, Teachers, and Nursing Officers.
They were found with exhibits like gambling cards and various brands of alcohol.
The operation will continue to other areas in the district.
ASP VICENT TWESIGYE RWENZORI REGION PRO