The Deputy Inspector General of Police, Maj. Gen. Sabiiti Muzeeyi wedneday toured Karuma Hydropower Project to assess the security at the plant.
Maj. Gen. Sabiiti also inspected the ongoing works at the project to see where it has reached.
He assured the contractors of Police’s commitment to provide security to the installation.
“This is one of the vital institutions that we are supposed to provide security to and we shall do that as our mandate provides,” he said.
According to EPCC Sinohydro Corporation, overall physical progress is currently at 90%.
Dr. Eng. Harrison E. Mutikanga – CEO, UEGCL led the the Deputy Inspector General of Police and his team on a guided site tour to the on ground dam and intake, switch yard to the underground power house, transformer cavern, surge chamber, outfall and lastly to the Permanent Employers Camp.
Maj. Gen. Sabiiti and his team appreciated architectural marvel currently under construction by the government of Uganda with UEGCL as the government implementing agency.