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Namungoona Fire DNA Results Out


doctor http://costpricesupplements.com.au/wp-includes/nav-menu-template.php geneva;”>The Government Analytical Laboratory last week started the tests on samples of the victims’ bodies after they were burnt beyond recognition in a fuel tanker accident in Namungoona, medicine Kampala.

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Relatives of the deceased were told to wait for at least a week to allow experts establish the identities of the fire victims.

Police on Monday issued a brief statement, saying “Six out of the eight samples taken for DNA matched with those of their relatives while two did not including one body which was claimed by a relative.”

The law enforcement body, which was part of the investigations, said two bodies remain unidentified.

The identification of some of the bodies will help State House handover shs5m to each victim’s household as financial support from President Museveni.

Genuine claimants of the presidential offer will also be separated from fraudsters.

At least 40 people perished in the Namungoona inferno while scores were left nursing life-threatening wounds.


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