By Our Reporter
Police is in search for a one Salvan and fellow organisers who put up an amateur eating competition and caused death to one Gad Sentekola 56, In Kanungu District.
Fred Enanga, the Police mouthpiece says the eating competition was organized by Salvan in Kibimbiri cell, Kabuga – Kihihi Sub county in Kanungu District on the night of December 25.
“The victim’s body was taken to Kihihi Health Centre IV, where it was established that he choked to death. The public should know that such contests are risky and can be life threatening,” Enanga said
He adds that the organisers of such contests under normal circumstances should inform the competitors about the risks and also put measures in place to protect them, like having medical personnels on board.
“In this very case, the organizers were amateurs, who conducted on eating competition for the contestants, to eat much food within a very short time, without any safety precautions.” He said