Colombian president-elect Gustavo Petro called on regional authorities to ban bullfights. said the Colombian president during the bull run in honor of the feast of St. Peter in the Colombian department of Tolima in his Twitter-account. on his Twitter account, APA reports.
“We have already seen this in Sinselejo. I ask the leadership of the municipalities not to allow events that are accompanied by the death of people and animals, ”the message says.
Gustavo Petro wished recovery to the victims.
On June 26, during the show in Tolima, the stand with the audience collapsed. According to the newspaper El Timempoas a result of the incident, at least four people died, at least 262 were injured.