Governor praises security scheme during elections in AmazonasWith a strong integrated scheme, security during the elections was praised by Melo.
The weather was calm during the course of the first round of municipal elections Amazon. With a strong integrated scheme, security during the elections was praised by Governor Jose Melo, who voted in the early afternoon Sunday, 2 of October, University Paulista (Unip), in Flores neighborhood, area south of the capital center.
"We had an absolutely peaceful atmosphere. Of course, some people who did not understand the process, continue with saints and exit polls, but it, the police acted harshly in municipalities as Humaita, Manipur, Apuí and in Manaus, holding some people. Besides that, in the capital and in the Amazon as a whole, the weather was very peaceful during this first round ", He praised the governor.
To ensure the security of elections in the State, the Amazon Military Police employed a staff of more than 6,1 thousand men, five thousand in Manaus and 1,1 thousand strengthening the contingent of 61 interior municipalities.
In the capital are 438 polling places, and the military police responsible for 207 their, which are in the southern areas, center-on, west and center-west.