By Najibu Mulema

Last Saturday night, police in conjunction with ministry of Health  made massive raids on several popular nights spots in town to arrest shisha smokers.

The raided bars included Casablanca bar, Diners Lounge, Cayenne Bar, Legends Bar among others but the end of the operation, over 50 people were arrested allegedly found smoking the deadly chemical

The police confiscated all shisha pots and accessories.

According to police, shisha is illegal in Uganda and they will continue to carry out search operations in order to combat the problem.