Assistant Superintendent of Police –ASP Elly Kaigwa, who is also the CPS traffic police commander, spearheaded the operation in which the motorcycles were impounded majorly on Kampala road and Jinja road.
Gen Elwelu who addressed the media after a closed-door meeting with the UPDF top commanders at the 3rd division headquarters said the deployment which will begin soon will concentrate on searching for all hidden guns still in the hands of the Karimojong.
Otim Gilbert, the Stabex International marketing manager who declined to reveal the amount of money used in the construction, said that it came as a request from both the police and the community and stressed that no conditions are attached to it.
Gen. Elwelu, told journalists at the UPDF 3rd Division headquarters that the decision to ban the LDUs in Karamoja follows criminal incidents where the LDUs are part of the criminals. They will return uniforms and guns back to the army.