By: Weswa Ronnie
Several crops were destroyed in Zesui Sub County, Sironko District after rocks rolled over from Mount Elgon National Park.
Napakali Negono the LCI chairperson of Naloli village in Zesui Sub County says gardens belonging to more than 30 residents were destroyed but with no deaths and injuries registered. Negono says the crops destroyed include onions, cabbages, coffee, and bananas.he also attributes the incident to heavy rains that are ongoing this season
James Madanda one of the affected residents has urged the government to dismantle the remaining rocks to avert any possible risk of hitting people, especially with current rains.
Fabian Wangadya another resident wants the government to provide relief support to the affected people.