A police commissioner in charge of operations, Opolot Jacob, was shot and injured in skirmishes between security forces and civilians.
Four people were shot dead in Kisenyi Town Council in Buhohera Sub-County, Kasese district after they reportedly attacked policemen and grabbed their guns.
Two UPDF soldiers were seriously injured in the scuffle.
On Thursday, UPDF shot two people dead in Kikonzo Hima Town Council after being attacked by panga and stick-wielding residents.
This came after the incumbent Katura Musan was announced winner of the LC III race.
Before the announcement, Katura’s main rival Tom Wabokumbi’s supporters, sure about a win, took to the streets to celebrate only to be told their candidate had been defeated.
Police and the army are currently patrolling the town, which has since been deserted.