congressman Oscar Zea formally applied to join We can Peruafter resigning from the Free Peru parliamentary group earlier this month.
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Through a letter sent to the president of the Podemos party, Jose Luna Galvezthe former member of the government party bench communicated his intention.
“I am pleased to address you, in order to greet you cordially, and at the same time, express my interest in being part of the Parliamentary Group Podemos Peru, which you have the good pleasure of directing and representing, from the Legislative Power”he indicated.
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“I am convinced that the current political situation demands that we act responsibly to respond to the citizens who gave us the trust to be represented, focusing on the real problems they face”he added.
If the request is accepted Oscar Zea, Podemos Peru will once again be a bench with five membersa condition that had been lost on March 16 after the resignation of Carlos Anderson.
With Anderson’s departure, We can Peru it ceased to have the status of a parliamentary group as it did not have the minimum number of members established by the regulations of Congress (5).
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As you remember, last June 2 Oscar Zea He presented his irrevocable resignation to the Free Peru caucus, through a letter sent to the spokesman for the ruling caucus, Waldemar Cerrón.
It should be noted that in the letter, the former legislator of the ruling party argued “reasons of principles and conscience” in his decision to leave Free Peru.
Zea Choquechambi was Minister of Agrarian Development and Irrigation from February 8 to May 22 this year. He was replaced in office by Javier Arce Alvarado.