The case of mass hysteria gripped Luwingu District on Thursday that claimed the life of a male nurse.
A Nurses was reportedly axed to death in Luwingu District and the Hospital ambulance stoned and vandalized.
The male nurse was trying to rescue an old woman who was accused of harbouring gassers.
Riots started due to rumours of houses being gassed.
The district hospital was also almost burnt claiming that the premises could be harbouring gassers.