For Omar ChehadAPP candidate for mayor of Lima, the decision of the National Prosecutor, Pablo Sánchez, to include the President of the Republic, Pedro Castillo, in the preliminary investigation of the Puente Tarata III caseis adequate.
According to the lawyer, investigate Castle Lumps while on duty, for alleged crimes of criminal organization, aggravated influence peddling and aggravated collusionfits right.
The former president of the Constitution Commission stressed that the only impediment that the Public ministry and the Judiciary is prosecuting a head of state. He clarified that the Magna Carta, in its article 117, establishes that a president cannot be accused, but a president can be investigated.
“Yes, they can investigate it. The restrictive interpretation made it Zoraida Avalos because she was a close friend of power, Martin Vizcarra and other former presidents. Truly, the Nation’s prosecutor can investigate the president until the end of his mandate, what he cannot do is prosecute him”, he detailed.
a few weeks after Maria del Carmen Alva leave the presidency of Congress of the republic and the institution selects the new head of the Board of Directors, it is expected that he will be a congressman from Alliance for Progress (APP) whoever takes the reins of the Legislativeaccording to Chehade.
Chehade recalled that there is an agreement, where it was stipulated that People’s Action I would direct this institution for one year and APP in the following period. If respected, he assured that Alva’s replacement must be a firm and irreproachable person.
“There are names like Lady Camones or the general Robert Chiabra that they can do it perfectly well,” he said.
Omar Chehade for Lima
According to the latest Ipsos survey, Omar Chehad occupies the eighth place with 1% in intention to vote for the Regional and Municipal Elections 2022. outgrow it Denier Urresti from Podemos Peru (20%); Rafael Lopez Aliaga Popular Renewal (20%); George Forsyth We are Peru (9%); louis molina of Avanza Country (4%); William Flowers from the Purple Party (2%); Alvaro Paz de la Barra of Faith in Peru (2%) and Alex Gonzales of Green Democratic Movement (1%).
The former congressman maintained that he was encouraged to apply for the Mayor of Lima to solve the problems of the capital, which have become more acute due to the pandemic of the COVID-19, and “for the terrible management of the former mayor Jorge Munoz”.
“Lima is practically headless. I don’t tell the lord Homer Sotelo because he was in other activities, he was an absent deputy mayor in the management and he has found himself with this vacancy and has had to replace him in the seven months that remain (…) Lima has no one to defend her, we are defense attorneys and we are going to defend her”, he explained.
He added that one of his biggest proposals is to generate employment through the immediate granting of work licenses to micro and small businesses. Chehade specified that his technical team has already mapped the development poles that will allow him to reactivate the economy. “A mayor can generate a million jobs.”
The former congressman also criticized the work of the Monitor Oval. In their view, this has only created much more traffic congestion. To arrive to Municipality of Lima, promised to expand the routes of the Metropolitan.