President of the regional government of Puno – SUSPENDED


 Sonia Frisancho, president of the regional government in Puno was suspended by the members of the regional council after a long debate.

The session in which she was suspended, was called by Frisancho herself to discuss the legalization of the coca cultivation in some provinces of the department. During the discussion, a member of the council asked for the inclusion of the investigation about the crimes Frisancho supposedly committed when initially acting as a president, which at the end lead to her suspension.