The Minister of the Interior, Carolina Tohá, ruled out that the Government of President Gabriel Boric decrees a State of Constitutional Exception in the north of the country, and announced that they are currently working on and evaluating other types of measures to be taken.
Along these lines, the Secretary of State announced that over the next few days they will present “novelties that we have regarding what we are thinking in the north, but it definitely does not go in that direction. In fact, when we have had results in terms of organized crime, it has been by other means”.
“The objective of the states of exception is a different objective than disarming organized crime gangs,” Tohá added.
In this way, the request made by various ruling party parliamentarians who sought to decree the measure in the northern part of the country due to the existing history of irregular migration and the various acts of violence that have occurred in recent years is ruled out -a priori. months.