Decree curfew in 10 municipalities of Biobío after an emergency of forest fires
The action will be in Tomé, Penco, Florida, Hualqui, Santa Juana, Hualpén, Chiguayante, San Pedro de la Paz, Coronel and Lota between 10am on Tuesday to 7am on Wednesday.
The defense of Biobio, Admiral Carlos Huber, informed the decree curfew for all Province of Concepción, with the exception of the regional capital and Talcahuano, due to the emergency generated bys forest fires.
According to the authority's tasks, the municipalities where the action will be managed are Tome, Penco, Florida, Hualqui, Santa Juana, Hualpén, Chiguayante, San Pedro de la Paz, Colonel and Lot.
Jorge Ulloa, Mayor of Biobío, informed 24 hour channel that the occurrence will control between 10:00 on this Tuesday and 07:00 on Wednesday in order to "exercise more effective control and avoid putting the risk to people at risk".
He also said that the curfew can be investigated for any debt at the beginning of the flames, which may be intentional.
"The armed forces can have greater autonomy and more effective control, objectively avoiding a curious situation, that someone can think that there is a concert so that four candles begin at a certain time ", added Ulloa and added that the edge "is a subject that the prosecutor's office must pronounce".
Ulloa ruled that the central goal is to "allow peace to develop in a better way and defend the lives of citizens".
To indicate that the persons needing transit during the prohibition times must request an application before the various units of Carabineros.