Two Police officers have undergone surgery after they sustained injuries on day one of the Arise Ghana demonstrations, the Ghana Police Service has announced.
The Service in a statement explained that the number of officers who were injured increased from twelve (12) to fifteen (15).
The Police said all the officers are being treated at the Police Hospital.
“The number of officers who were injured during the first day of the Arise Ghana demonstration increased from twelve (12) to fifteen (15). All the officers are being treated at the Police Hospital with two (2) undergoing emergency surgery,” the police said on Thursday.
The Service expressed gratitude to the Minister of Defence and Interior, Ambrose Dery for visiting the injured officers.
“We are grateful to our sector Minister, Hon. Ambrose Dery, Minister for the Interior, for leading a team to visit the officers at the hospital. The Police Administration wishes to express its appreciation to members of the public for their show of love and support for the affected officers.”