ACCIDENT VICTIMâ€™S BURIAL TURNS CHAOTIC AS MOURNER CLAIMS MIN. KAROORO SENT UGX 10,000 AS CONDOLENCE
Accidents in Bushenyi district are on rise, police have revealed.
This was revealed by the Greater Bushenyi Police spokesperson Martial Tumusiime while speaking to press yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon at Bushenyi Central Police Station.
SP Tumusiime said accidents are being caused by reckless driving and other people who drive under the influence of Alcohol. Martial said all these offenders will be taken to courts of law and charged
He cited out the recent accident on Saturday when a Tipa driver UAW 501 X caused double accidents in Ishaka town and Butaare in Kyamuhunga killing one on spot.
The deceased has been identified as Osbert Tumwekwatse, a resident of Ryeru in Kyamuhunga Subcounty Bushenyi district who was buried at his ancestral home on Monday.
However, there was drama at his burial when one Nuwe Sura gave out shs 10,000 claiming it had been sent by the Bushenyi district Woman Members of Parliament office and it was later proved a lie.
The office of Hon Mary Karoro Okurut has since confirmed the condolence message was given by Sura as an individual who just wanted to tarnish her name.
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