According to the company, in this way the attackers "made effective their threat that they left in writing, dissatisfied with the results of the last municipal elections in that district."
Peru's state oil company Petróleos del Perú (Petroperú) has denounced in a press release issued on Tuesday a new attack on the Norperuano pipeline, in a section located at kilometer 193, in the vicinity of the Mayuriaga community. Loreto region.
As stated by the company in the statement, in this way the attackers "made effective their threat that they left in writing in Memorial signed on November 20, 2018, discontent with the results of the last municipal elections in that district." The regional and municipal elections were held throughout the country on October 7.
The company also requested the intervention of the National Police and the Public Prosecutor's Office to investigate what they consider a criminal act against "a critical national asset", as well as to proceed with the reparations, since the residents of the district "do not allow entry. to solve the problem".