Men armed with machetes Tuesday night attacked and stabbed Buhuhira sub county Gomborora Internal Security Officer [GISO] James Mulhumbira in Kasese town.
Police spokesperson Fred Enanga says the incident happened at a Malwa drinking point in Kisanga Market commonly knowns as Mawa market at around 8:30pm.
Mulhumbira who is alive but in a critical condition was stabbed in the neck, abdomen and arms while his brother Johnson Mulhumbira was stabbed in the back.
They were rushed to hospital and are currently undergoing treatment.
This comes after residents promised to hunt down GISOs and crime preventers in the district following the killing of six civilians by police last week.