Scandal Health: Artur Prefecture made millionaire contracts with inmates operation "Bad Paths"The Sunday edition (16) newspaper Criticism shows that the mayor Arthur Neto signed at least four contracts through the Municipal Health (Sems).
The Sunday edition (16) newspaper Criticism shows that the mayor Arthur Neto signed at least four contracts through the Municipal Health (Sems) with business entrepreneurs David Azevedo Flores and Gilberto de Souza Aguiar, arrested in operation "Bad Paths" of the Police Federation (PF), accused of embezzling more than R $ 200 millions of Amazon Health. The contracts were signed with the bidding process by the holder of Semsa, Homero Miranda Lion. The complaint that Artur Neto hired companies was made during the debate on TV BAND Amazon by mayoral candidate Marcelo Ramos and tested with extensive documentation by the newspaper Criticism.
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In the debate late on Friday (14), Mayor Arthur Neto said it would lay off Homero Miranda Lion the termination of the contracts were true. "If this is true, Homer is fired. I'm not the Melo simply coexists with corruption ", said Artur Neto. On Sunday newspaper, Criticism presents evidence: the four contracts signed by Semsa, of which the amount of R $ 1,7 million for a vaccination campaign with Gilberto company Souza Aguiar. The amount paid calls attention because it is 95% more expensive than the previous contract, where the city paid $ 895 thousand for the same service.
According to the newspaper, Arthur Neto city had already signed three other agreements between the years 2015 e 2016 with David company Azevedo Flowers, a total of R $ 3,1 millions. The latest agreement in the amount of R $ 1,1 million was signed without bidding in order to fight the mosquito of dengue.
The newspaper sought the Attorney General of the State (MPE-AM), Fabio Monteiro, who said that would not talk about the investigation involving the Health area of the State and City Hall. "It surveys investigating several contracts, both the state and the City Hall. I have no doubt that there will be consequences. That is the goal", said Fabio Monteiro. At the time of this matter, Mayor Arthur Neto had not fired, as promised, his health secretary.