Police in Mbarara warn the public against burning tyres as they usher in the new year.
The Rwizi region police spokesperson Samson Kasasira has revealed that 48 places have been cleared by police to display aerial fireworks as part of the celebrations to usher in the New Year
26 areas have been cleared in Mbarara district alone to display fireworks.
According to Kasasira, inspections in the approved areas, spearheaded by the Mbarara District police commander (DPC) are ongoing.
He has however, warned of apprehending anyone who will engage in burning tyres during the celebration of the new year.