Security authority in Lira City has one person in custody for allegedly being possession of government drugs.
Several assortment of essential drugs and covid19 test kits were recovered during the operation conducted in Lira City East division.
The medic was picked during an intelligence led operation conducted by the Lira City security committee headed by RCC, Lawrence Egole on Monday.
“During our raid on Monday in some private clinics within Lira City, we recovered this Government drugs in one clinic in Lira East Division, the owner of the clinic is with us helping in investigation, those who steal drugs from Government facilities are murderers,” Lira RCC Egole said.
The ongoing operation stemmed from various complaints from the public regarding the abuse of government drugs by a section of health workers.