By Aggrey Twesigye
11 students of Mbarara High School Students are nursing serious injuries at Ruharo Mission and Homily hospitals both in Mbarara city following yesterday’s night clash between the senior four and senior Six students.
According to ASP Samson Kasasira the Rwizi Police mouthpiece, the territorial Police of Mbarara city received a distress call from the members of the public over the misconduct of Mbarara high School students that had blocked Mbarara -Bushenyi High way and were stealing merchandise from shops.
Kasasira told www.mknewslink.com reporter that the Anti-riot police responded and dispersed the rowdy students driving them back to the school premises where they were later contained.
The Police mouthpiece narrated that the fracas was sparked off by senior Six and senior four students after a senior four student was reportedly assaulted by a colleague from senior six.
Kasasira said that 11 students from senior four sustained serious injuries during the fight and 10 students are admitted at Ruharo Mission Hospital while 01 student is at Homily hospital
.He added that due to occurrences the school administration has suspended all senior four and senior Six students for two weeks effective today (Thursday) and they had been escorted out of the school premises by security.
Source: www.mknewslink.com a greater western Uganda news website