Primary One pupil perishes in a road accident.
Police in Ntungamo are investigating circumstances under which a 9 year old pupil was knocked dead by a speeding motor vehicle.
The Ntungamo district Police Officer in Charge of traffic AIP-Omak identified the deceased as Karuhanga Anthony a Primary one pupil at Ntungamo Municipal School Kikoni
The deceased was knocked dead by a fuel tanker motor vehicle registration number UG 1997C.driven by one Jingo Frank.
Fred Byaruhanga a father to the deceased claims for the Shs. 30M= from jingo and his employers used as burial expenses
Byaruhanga noted that if the matter is not settled with in a short period, he will drag the driver and his bosses to vourts of laws from where he will be demanding 500M= as compensation for the costs incurred.
He further noted that he has already talked to his lawyers of M/S.Matsiko & CompanyAdvocates and Ngaruye Ruhindi over the matter.
The police has opened a case against the driver Jingo Frank and a case file No.TAR 124.