Local council committees in Kanyamabona and Katakondwa in IshakaÂ Â Division Bushenyi Ishaka Municipality have requested government to give them security in their area.
This comes after recently a lady fell into the hands of criminals who raped her, then cut off her arm leaving her alongside the road in the midnight at Kanyamabona.
Residents around Kanyamabona say that this is not the first case on the same scene, revealing that last year the chairman LCIII from Mitooma Jackson Kaginda and a boda boda cyclist were both killed from the same place where a lady was attacked.
According Â to Â chairman Local council one KanyamabonaÂ cell Dezi Muramuzi ,Youths in the area donâ€™tÂ wantÂ toÂ workÂ but wake upÂ early only to abuse drugs ,play cards and Â during the night, they start breaking padlocks to steal others peopleâ€™sÂ property .
Speaking with Journalists at his home in Kanyamabona cell, Muramuzi advised people to ensure that they go back home early at night and deploy patrols as local councils in order to maintain safety.
He requested the government to provide the area with at least a police post such that they can be protected from such criminals.
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