Uganda marines pull sunken MV Templar to mainland


Police and UPDF marine teams have successfully pulled MV Templar wreckage to the mainland.

The Director Operations AIGP Asuman Mugyenyi addressed the media at Mutima beach on the next step to be taken to pull the boat wreckage out of water.

Earlier today, the Deputy Inspector General of Police, Brig.Sabiiti visited Mutiima Beach to check on the operation to pull the boat wreckage out of water.

Brig Sabiti at Mutiima beach

At least 33 people died in the weekend accident on Lake Victoria.

26 were rescued by police and UPDF with the help of local fishermen.

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Many others are still missing.

Divers said they have spotted the bodies underneath the water and are trying to retrieve them.

Mugyenyi addresses press




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