Residents of Kumi district have resorted to drinking local brew commonly referred as Ajon in bushes after president Musevenis directives on social gatherings.
President Museveni recently issued directives aimed at mitigating the further spread of Corona virus.
Among the directives include a ban on church services, closure of bars and public transport among others.
However Christine Apolot the LC5 chairperson Kumi district while speaking during the district security committee meeting said her electorate has started drinking alcohol in bushes contrary to the directives.
Apolot cited Totolim and Tisai parishes in Ongino sub county as some of the areas were the vice is rampant
The resident district commissioner Kumi Hussein Kato Matanda says they will deal with individuals who are disobeying the president’s orders.