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By Kezia Agaba

Huge flames of fire destroyed property worth millions of shillings at Kilembe Mines Hospital in Western Uganda.

The facility was just recovering from the floods when another tragedy hit on Friday .

The destroyed properties include mattresses, bedsheets,blankets and assorted medical items.

The hospital’s assistant medical superintendent, Dr .Robert Tiondi, said about 60 per cent of the items that were kept in the stores was damaged by the fire.

“Many items which got burnt were part of the donations that the hospital received as resettlement  Package from floods,” Dr Tiondi said.