The congressman of Peru Libre, Guido Bellido, indicated that he will take legal action “to enforce his honor” if the complaint made against him in a Sunday program is not withdrawn, according to which he would have promoted a contract in the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism. in exchange for favors.
“Regarding the complaint of Ms. Jackeline Zúñiga, I never received photos, nor did I know of their relationship. Regarding Mr. Abarca, he is not my friend, I met him through an interview since that date he sends opinions. I had nothing to do with his appointment to the position of trust as advisor”, wrote.
“How is it that the lady who says she doesn’t have money for her tickets today has to defame me in the media. Are third parties interested in harming me paying for her stay? I urge Mr. Abarca to clarify these accusations. I will take legal action to enforce my honor”, he added in another message.
Yesterday, the Panorama program broadcast some alleged WhatsApp chats in which legislator Guido Bellido would have promoted the hiring of his godson, Daniel Abarca, as an advisor to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Tourism (Mincetur) in exchange for favors.
The conversations that the Sunday program showed detail how on July 23, 2021, when Bellido Ugarte had already been sworn in as a congressman, Abarca wrote to him to congratulate him and later, on July 27, when he already knew that he was going to be the president of the Council of Ministers of the first cabinet of Pedro Castillo, sends you his curriculum vitae to agree on his appointment in the Mincetur.
To finalize his appointment in this portfolio, Daniel Abarca would have offered him an apartment in the district of San Miguel so that he can stay while he performs his duties in the State. Said house would belong, according to Panorama, to Diego Aguinaga, a businessman who was looking to meet with the former prime minister.