KIBAALE– A 25-year-old man in Kibaale district has reportedly committed suicide after testing positive for COVID-19.
The deceased is Joseph Ahaisibwe, a resident of Kibingo village, Bwamiramira Sub County in Kibaale district. He reportedly committed suicide by hanging.
According to information, Ahaisibwe tested positive for COVID-19 early this month and was placed under home-based care.
However, his relatives found him hanging inside his house.Uganda’s COVID-19 deathtoll currently stands at 1,023 since the outbreak was registered in the country in March 2020.
The Country has todate registered a cumulative of 79,977 confirmed cases with 52,961 recoveries and 1,116 cases on admission.
Ministerial statistics show that 856,025 persons have so far been vaccinated against COVID-19.