Police in Kampala on Wednesday night raided Levels Lounge in Kamwokya for violation the Covid-19 Standard Operating Procedures set by the government.
The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigire confirmed that 36 revelers were arrested in the raid.
“The territorial Police at Kampala Metropolitan has conducted an operation and a total of 36 revellers have been arrested from Levels Lounge Located in Kamwokya,” Luke Owoyesigire said.
The suspects include 14 women and 22 men. They are currently detained at Kiira Road Police station on allegations of doing a negligent act likely to spread an infection of disease. “We shall arraign them in court for penalties, as we await the fine structure from the Ministry of Finance,” he added.
Meanwhile, 50 people were last night also arrested from the Garage bar located in Ntinda Kigowa after a tipoff.
They are currently detained at different police stations in the division and will also be arraigned in court today for fines.