The police marines have retrieved the body of a catechist who drowned in Lake Bunyonyi on Monday morning.
Nafutali Kizabona, 35, catechist at Kayanga Catholic Church in Kabale District drowned in Lake Bunyonyi when the canoe in which he was sailing capsized.
On Tuesday evening, local divers recovered his body after it eventually floated on the water at the spot where the incident happened.
At around 5:40, the local residents that were seated at Kayanga landing site heard a big bang in the water and suddenly the body of the drowned catechist floated on water.
Last year, three residents of Butanda Sub County died after the dugout canoe in which they were sailing capsized in the middle of Lake Bunyonyi.