Electrical installation in Iranduba community will be finalized at the request of federal prosecutors

On the recommendation made Eletrobras, MPF points out that the policy of access to electricity is related to guarantee basic services.
03/11/2017 15h34 - Updated 4/11/2017 16h20
Photo: Tiago Queiroz

The Federal Public Ministry in the Amazon (MPF / AM) It recommended that Eletrobras finalize the electric installation in the area of ​​Igarapé Bode, in the municipality of Iranduba (a 25 kilometers from Manaus).

The MPF points out that the installation must be performed regardless of whether or not the judicial dispute about the ownership or possession of the land, and the Light for All Program should ensure the supply of electricity to all the state of Amazonas.

on the recommendation, MPF points out that the universal policy of access to electricity is related to guarantee basic health services, education, Social Communication, water supply and economic development. Besides that, it represents an important man fixing tool in the field, helping to prevent the rural exodus and the resulting overcrowded cities.

"Access to public policy and the basic infrastructure services are essential to human dignity, proclaimed as a fundamental principle in the Constitution, among which is access to electricity ", explicou to Attorney Luisa da República Sangoi, no document.

The Light for All Program was initiated in 2003, federally, as "Universal National Program for Access and Use of Electric Power Light for All", aiming, by the year 2010 (term that was subsequently amended), ensure access to electricity to the Brazilian rural population. The focus of the project is social inclusion of families, until then, endured conditions similar to those experienced in the pre-industrial society.

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