UPND National Chairperson Mrs Mutale Nalumango has been assaulted by PF youths led by Luapula Provincial Minister Nickson Chilangwa.
Nalumango was in Ntumbachushi ward in Kawambwa to drum up support for the UPND candidate in a by election
The youths led by Chilangwa surrounded her lodge and then assaulted her. Reports are that the youths then scampered when Police arrived on the scene while Chilangwa simply drove away.
Mrs Mutale Nalumango was then driven to Kawambwa Police where she is currently giving a statement to Police.
President Lungu has expressed concern at the rising levels of violence being experienced in the current country wide as a result of by elections which take place today.
He was speaking at KKIA yesterday as he was departing for a visit to Angola.