Gulu Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Major Santos Okot Lapolo has died.
Major Lapolo was admitted to Mulago National Referral Hospital where he was being treated for Covid-19
His death was confirmed on Saturday afternoon by the District Health Officer Yoweri Idiba.
As RDC, Lapolo was the Chairman for the Covid-19 task force in Gulu district.
Lapolo previously served as the RDC of Kitgum district before being transferred to Gulu in 2015.
Many residents of Gulu have been pouring out their condolences for the departed RDC who many described as a very committed leader who served people without segregation.