Questioning of the government peter castle they continue. On this occasion, the criticism is directed at the new Minister of Agrarian Development, Javier Arce Alvarado, who does not have university studies and only has completed basic education.
the premier Hannibal Torres He defended it by saying that the head of the Midragi “has enough merits to hold office. He has already been contributing to some decisions and getting some foreign support to help agriculture.”
On the other hand, from the legislature, the Labor and Social Security Commission of the Congress of the Republic approved by majority the prediction made in Bill 1384/2021-CR, which declares a national holiday on August 6 as a reason for the commemoration of the Battle of Junín.
After the epidemiological alert launched by the Ministry of Healththe director of public health surveillance of the CDC-Minsa, César Munayco, pointed out that The increase in COVID-19 cases in seven districts of Lima is due to the presence of the Omicron BA.1 and BA.2 lineages, but that the figures do not represent greater danger. And he estimated that a fourth wave in Peru it could only happen at the end of the year.
PCM press conference announcements
- Hannibal Torres: bill for the serene to use non-lethal weapons, with prior preparation.
- Culture: Pact against violence against indigenous children in Bagua
- Defending: earthquake drill on May 31 nationwide
- Education: Intervention to the teacher’s complaint about cases of harassment in an educational center in Huánuco
- Agriculture: Farmers will be able to have fertilizers within 40 days.
- Health: The optional use of masks was approved in the Tumbes, Pasco and La Libertad regions.
PCM press conference begins
Prime Minister will give a press conference after the Council of Ministers
Prime Minister Aníbal Torres, accompanied by ministers of State, will report on the latest decisions adopted during the session of the Council of Ministers.
Premier ruled on the latest audios of Zamir Villaverde
Aníbal Torres referred to the last published conversations of Zamir Villaverde. The premier downplayed these audios because for him they are third-party dialogues about President Pedro Castillo. “Those audios do not constitute evidenceonly indications and will be analyzed by the Judicial Power when it touches, “he said.
The president of the PCM explained that if the veracity of these audios is verified, those involved must be punished. “If the events happened, they will be investigated. If that is true, it has to be punished harshly.”, he expressed.
New provisions on citizen security
Aníbal Torres reported that the Ministers of the Interior and Defense will hold a meeting in the next few hours to discuss the issue of citizen insecurity. “They will coordinate immediate actions so that citizens can feel that they really are in a state of emergency. This is what President Pedro Castillo has ordered, ”he said.
He defended the use of non-lethal weapons by the serenazgo
We cannot discourage measures that seek to combat crime. “Criminals in the country attack with firearms. How is a night watchman going to be able to confront them unarmed,” said Aníbal Torres, president of the Council of Ministers. Vladimir Meza, former mayor of Huaraz, goes to testify at the Control Commission
The former mayor of Huaraz, Vladimir Meza, goes to testify to the Commission
Inspection to clarify the acts of corruption involving Karelim Lopez, Bruno Pacheco and President Castillo.
Silvia Barrera loses her papers in the Control Commission
While the former mayor of Villa María del Triunfo, Silvia Barrera, was declaring in the Oversight Commission, she showed her annoyance and raised her voice to the members of the commission, so Congressman Wong decided to adjourn the session and ordered Barrera to be removed. congressional.
Hector Ventura testifies about audios of Zamir Villaverde
The president of the Audit Commission, Héctor Ventura, pointed out that these audios generate doubts and suspicions, but that Mr. Zamir Villaverde will see if he presents these audios to the Public Ministry or the Audit Commission.
“We are becoming aware of how these characters, who would be members of this mafia, would be dividing up positions in the Ministry of Housing and Labor”
Finally, I reiterate that the president must face the country for everything he is being blamed for.
María Tarazona declares in the Control Commission
The deputy minister of policies and social evaluation of the Midis, María Tarazona, testifies before the Control Commission of Congress and indicates that she went to Sarratea’s house but to meet with members of a union.
Javier Arce: “In a month we will have the fertilizers here, according to supplier calculations”
Javier Arce was sworn in as head of the Ministry of Agrarian Development (Midagri) and will have the task of leading strategies in the face of a possible food crisis, which is weighed down by the crisis in the agricultural sector hit by the rise in the prices of fertilizers. The Republic spoke with the official to learn more about his future actions.
Juan Silva gives statements on cases of corruption in the MTC
In the session of the Control Commission, the former Minister of Transport, Juan Silva, has come to testify about the alleged illegal acts in the appointment of officials.
Head of State heads session of the Council of Ministers at the Government Palace
The president of the Republic, peter castlewill lead the session of the Minister council in government palace in which various topics of national interest will be addressed for the benefit of the population. These meetings are held every Wednesday.
Among the points to be discussed are the vaccination process, education, the strengthening of the National Inspection Superintendency (Sunafil)the state of emergency in various regions of the country due to intense rainfall and seismic movement, among others.
Audit Commission takes statement from Hugo Trece
In this session, a statement was taken from Hugo Trece Gallardo, deputy director of conservation of the Ministry of Transport. The official stated that he has never met with Karelim Lopez, nor with Bruno Pacheco.
Congressman Wilson Soto presented his concern about audios of Zamir Villaverde
Congressman Wilson Soto, of Popular Action, expressed his concern in an interview for Channel N about the new audios of Zamir Villaverde and added that in this case the president of the Oversight Commission will have to take action on the matter.
Likewise, he took advantage of the occasion to criticize the appointment of the new Minister of Agrarian Development, Javier Arce.
“We are in a food crisis. What is the new minister going to do if he does not know anything about his sector, ”said the legislator
Audios of Bruno Pacheco with Zamir Villaverde splash the president
In an audio that records a conversation between the former presidential secretary Bruno Pacheco and the businessman Zamir Villaverde is left over in evidence that both had an interest in the contracts of the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MTC) and the Ministry of Housing, Construction and Sanitation (MVCS).
The recording broadcast by the Willax channel would show that the friends of the head of state —Bruno Pacheco and Zamir Villaverde—were interested in taking over the MTC and the MVCS. According to the transcript of the audios, Pacheco and Villaverde took advantage of their closeness to the president to, allegedly directing hiring to companies that agreed to pay bribes.
Castillo enacted a law that authorizes the withdrawal of 100% of the funds
The Executive enacted the Law No. 31480which authorizes the provision of 100% of the Compensation for Time of Service (CTS), in order to cover the economic needs of citizens caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
“The purpose of this law is to authorize workers to have compensation for time of service in order to cover the economic needs caused by the COVID-19 pandemic”, details the rule in the first article.
Congress: they prepare constitutional accusation against Dina Boluarte and Pedro Castillo
Congress aims to disqualify or suspend them from office. In the case of the head of state, the route goes through the Subcommittee on Constitutional Accusations, which declared the complaint admissible for violation of four articles of the Magna Carta and for the crime of treason against the country. Complaints have also been filed against Dina Boluarte for violation of the Constitution.
On Monday, February 28, it declared admissible the constitutional complaint against the president for violation of articles 32, 54, 110 and 118, subsections 1, 2 and 11, of the Constitution and for the alleged crime of treason against the country.