Bolivia’s President Louis Ars expressed his condolences over the tragic death of five university students this Tuesday El Alto Public University (UPEA) and asked to quickly explain what happened.
In a message posted on his Twitter account, the president mentioned the recorded chapter Student meeting in the financial science area on the fourth floor of the building.
“We regret the tragedy that occurred at El Alto Public University (UPEA), where many deaths and injuries occurred. Our deepest condolences to the people and families of El Alto. We are waiting for the facts to be clarified immediately, ”Ars wrote.
The Special Task Force on Crime (FELC) has launched an investigation into what happened, while social media is spreading. Explicit photos and videos showing how an argument led to the move This weakened the metal structure.
The dead included two women and a man, while the injured students had already been transferred to booked hospitals.
Apart from the president, other Bolivian political figures mourned the incident.
“I was shocked by the horrific accident that happened when I was leading upstairs rail at UPEA Of the university building. My heartfelt condolences to the families of the deceased youth and to the family of Altina University. My congratulations to the injured youth for their speedy recovery, ”he said Carlos Mesa.
This is a statement, El Alto Public University regrets “lucky accident” and points out “truth is under investigation” On behalf of the Bolivian police “, in addition, the officials of the education center have” instructed an internal investigation “.
Former President Evo Morales also responded to the crash. “Our deepest condolences and solidarity with families and fellow students Young people from El Alto were killed in a UPEA crash today. We are sorry that your life and dreams were so sadly turned off“, Wrote.
In this connection, the Minister of Government Eduardo del Castillo Five deaths and three juveniles were officially declared in intensive care.
“I have now instructed the police commander, Johnny Aguilera, go over there to give a full account of what happened. “, Progress.
“So far we have the report 5 died and 3 are in intensive care After what happened at the UPEA facility ”, del Castillo del Corbio confirmed on his Twitter account.
Young people attended Extraordinary student assemblyL, which was called by the Student Center, which led to a crowd of demonstrations and shouts, which led to the railing.
This is questionable from different fields Why more than 60 students are allowed to congregate on the same floor without remote and life-saving measures due to the epidemic, Was allowed to hold student assembly under any conditions.