A refugee child (1.5 years old) drowned in a rubbish pit filled with rainwater in Onduparaka (Arua District) yesterday.  
Occurred in Onduparaka, Uganda on September 20, 2020, at 6:30 PM
Reported by JJ via Walk-in / in person on September 22, 2020, at 2:05 PM in Omugo 6, Uganda
Also heard by 5 other(s)

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Location Reported by Via Date
Omugo 6, Uganda JJ Walk-in / in person 22-Sep-2020 @ 2:05 PM
Imvepi, Uganda JJ Walk-in / in person 21-Sep-2020 @ 4:55 PM
Ofua 6, Uganda JJ Walk-in / in person 21-Sep-2020 @ 11:55 AM
Ocea c, Uganda JJ Voice / telephone 21-Sep-2020 @ 7:25 AM
Ofua 3, Uganda JJ SMS 21-Sep-2020 @ 4:30 AM
koboko, Uganda JJ Internet 20-Sep-2020 @ 8:50 PM
September 21, 2020 | 8:18 AM | JJ
According an eye witness,on the 20/9/2020 at around 6:20pm a child got drowned in the rubbish pit which was filled with the heavy rains yesterday evening and a neighbors child on seeing rushed to inform the mother who was cooking in the kitchen unfortunately on arrival to the rubbish pit the child was already dea