Former Buyende District Police Commander Muhammad Kirumira has been shot alongside his wife and sister in law in Bulenga. The out spoken police officer who few months ago resigned from the force in order to join active politics, was shot Saturday evening few meters to his home and was rushed to Mulago hospital.
Kirumira is said to have been shot in his car Reg Number UAJ 228V by unknown assailants.
His wife Maria Kirumira who has been critically injured is said to have been rushed to hospital in critical condition.
NBS journalist Canary Mugume who is at the scene of shooting reports that police had confirmed the shooting.
The current state of Kirumira is not yet known since police is yet to release the statement on the incident.
His sister in law was also among the injured and has been rushed to hospital in critical condition.
Eye witness said Kirumira was shot by assailants who were travelling on Boda boda boda motorcycle.
Kirumira was convicted by police disciplinary court in April this year and has been demoted from rank of Assistant Superintendent of Police to Assistant Inspector of police
He later resigned from police force citing harassment and unbearable working condition within police force.