Renowned NRM mobiliser Eng Kamuntu has passed on at Mulago National referral hospital.
The National Coordinator for the National Resistance Movement(NRM) affiliated mobilisation group Team Thorough YKM Eng. Idiri Kamuntu breathed his last at 2am in the wee morning hours.
Kamuntu was referred to Mulago on Wednesday for specialised treatment after his colleagues failed to meet the overwhelming bill at JALU hospital in Kyaliwajjala where he had been admitted.
The deceased has been a tight NRM honcho well known in Western Uganda which was his main area of operation. At the time of his death, it is said the hospital did not have the required medication to handle his condition. “Doctors were making a recommendation to have him transferred to Nairobi for specialized treatment,” confessed a source familiar with the matter. “NRM has not done much to save their mobilizer. What image are they projecting to the public?,” he asked.
The deceased has been serving as registrar of NIRA in Koboko district having graduated with a Bachelors degree in civil engineering from Kyambogo University and a Telecommunications degree holder from a Chinese institute.