The Cultural and Sports Association of the Fine Fighting Rooster reported that the country's galleras will cease operations until July 31, seeking to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
This was reported by the Secretary of the Interior, Antonio Pabón, who met today with a group of galleros to clarify doubts about a circular letter issued by the Department of Recreation and Sports (DRD) and the terms that cover this industry.
“Given the situation that the Island and in conjunction with the government's demand to avoid crowding, the Cultural and Sports Association of the Fine Fighting Rooster decided to cease the operations of the galleras, taking effect immediately until the governor's executive order became effective until 31 July 2020, "said Pabón.
In this way, the galleros support that it be amended to include the cessation of operations of galleras on the Island, to avoid the spread of the virus Yes contribute to safeguarding the health of citizens.
To this end, Pabón Batlle ordered the DRD secretary, Adriana Sánchez, to amend his circular to clarify the cessation of operations of the industry during the term of this executive order. , with immediate effectiveness.
“I appreciate the willingness and solidarity on the part of our fellow Galleros. Thank you for your commitment to the health of the Puerto Rican people, "said Pabón.
The president of the Cultural and Sports Association of the Fine Fighting Cock, Jeovhanni Nieves Rivera, as well as Carlos" Junito Cidrita "Aponte, administrator, participated in the meeting de Galleras, and Juan L. Nieves Hernández.