In excess of 60 individuals have been captured in Kampala downtown area in an activity against arranged fights called out by National Unity Platform (NUP) president Robert Kyagulanyi otherwise known as Bobi Wine.
An official accountable for one of the city police posts says that by 1 pm they had captured more than 63 individuals yet the activity was all the while continuous. The vast majority of individuals who have been captured are those wearing dreadlocks, long hair and wearing the red tones related with the NUP party.
The official uncovered that police had gotten insight that NUP individuals had been prepared to arrange unrehearsed mobs to contest the January 14 official races.
“We have gotten data that many NUP allies had arranged in essential spots in the city to cause ruin. We got a portion of their photos and names of these individuals. We’ve picked a portion of these and we’re searching for other people,” the official said.
Patrick Onyango the Kampala Metropolitan police representative said they’re actually incorporating figures of the genuine number of individuals captured.
“We’ve conveyed police, LDU and military to give security and forestall unlawful fights. A few group had notices and we’ve captured them for impelling savagery,” Onyango said.
Kyagulanyi yesterday said he won the races with 54.9 percent and energized individuals to rise calmly and secure their triumph that he said was ransacked by the Electoral Commission. Museveni was announced the victor by Electoral Commission with 58% while Kyagulanyi scored 35%.
John Kintu one individuals discovered kept at the Central Police Station (CPS) said he was not even mindful of the arranged fights however was stunned to be captured by police. There’s additionally data that 40 others were picked from their homes in the evening.