Police in Kisii town have ordered the returning of the body of Kiamokama ward MCA back to the mortuary for failure to follow covid19 protocols.
Kiamokama ward MCA Kennedy Mainya allegedly died of the deadly Virus last week in a kisii hospital while undergoing treatment.
The allegations However have not yet been confirmed by health officers nor his family members.
The MCA was elected on an ODM tickets for the two terms he was in office.
The police officers stormed at the entrance of Gusii stadium where the viewing of the body was to take place and ordered the family to take the body back to the morgue due to covid19 protocols.
Kisii police commander Jebel Munene said the body was to be taken home for overnight vigil and the burial to take place tomorrow.
Munene noted those involved in the burial arrangements did not follow Covid 19 protocols put in place.
“We have ordered for the body to be taken back to the morgue till tomorrow when he will be taken and laid immediately, “said Munene.
He urged leaders to be at the frontline in showing good examples to the public particularly in regard to laid down Covid 19 guidelines.