Man Dies of COVID19 in Kanungu
Kanungu District has registered the first death of COVID 19 of a man identified as Bimana Hussein aged 51 a driver of Kayonza Tea Factory who has been transporting tea for export to Kenya/Mombasa.
He fell sick at his home on 28th last month after a trip from Kampala and was first admitted at a Clinic in Butogota Town but due to high temperatures and vomiting, he was Isolated at Kihihi Health Center IV and later had his samples taken but died before the results returned.
His results came back positive today and Technical team has conducted his burial in Rutendere village, Kayonza Sub County.
His wife is also admitted in the Isolation Unit in critical condition and a now a medical team has been dispatched to trace whoever came into contact with the deceased.