Even though crime, pollution 'saints' takes care of Manaus streets after election

cleaning operation carried out by Semulsp started to remove the thousands of saints of the places near the polling stations.
04/10/2016 14h33 - Updated 5/10/2016 15h47
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The municipal election in Manaus left a lot of dirt on various roads of the Amazon capital until the late morning of Monday (3), when a cleaning operation carried out by the Municipal Urban Cleaning (Semulsp) It began to remove the thousands of saints of the places near the polling stations.

According to Semulsp the dirtiest areas were in northern areas and city East. The Secretariat could not say how many tons of garbage were taken from Manaus streets because the cleaning service continues for the next days.

The distribution of leaflets and printed is allowed on the eve of elections, until 22 hours. Play saints in the streets also sets environmental crime. According to the Regional Electoral Court of Amazonas (TRE-AM) the law provides that, on election day, it's a crime, subject to imprisonment of six months to one year and a fine of R $ 5.320,50 a R$ 15.961,50, the disclosure of any kind of advertising parties or candidates.

Electronic security cameras, installed in more than 470 state and municipal schools, They will help the Electoral Court of Amazonas to identify candidates, canvassers and anyone who violated the norms of the Electoral Propaganda TRE-AM

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