After revealing the complaint against the candidate Gonzalo Alegría, by his son, for psychological and sexual violence, the Court of Honor of the Electoral Ethical Pact He called the competent authorities to investigate these events and expressed his concern about what happened.
“The Court of Honor aims to fulfill and enforce the commitments contained in the Electoral Ethical Pact (PEE) to the signatory political organizations”indicated in its social networks the referred organism.
Together for Peru, the party with which Alegría is running for the Municipality of Lima, is one of the political organizations that signed and committed to this initiative promoted by the National Elections Jury.
Gonzalo Alegría: son of a candidate denounced him for psychological and sexual violence in 2021
The son of the candidate for mayor of Lima for Together for Peru, Gonzalo Joy, denounced him for psychological and sexual violence in 2021, according to the Nativa web portal. The serious accusation is based on a statement made by the alleged victim at the Orrantía del Mar police station in San Isidro.
According to the document, on March 29 of that year, Alegría forced his son to accompany him to San Juan de Lurigancho to sign the rental of a campaign site, despite the fact that the young man was convalescing after having undergone an operation.
“On the way, I got dizzy in the car, I felt very bad, my head hurt. We got to the Municipality of SJL and I asked my father to lie down on the floor, since he couldn’t stand me up because of the headaches. He reproached me, told me that I was making a lot of noise, that it was just signing some papers. After that I passed out”, reads the demonstration.
Gonzalo Alegría will not be excluded or withdrawn from the 2022 Elections
The candidate for mayor of Lima will continue in the electoral race despite having been denounced for psychological and sexual violence by his son, and assault by two domestic workers who were working in his home.
According to the schedule for the 2022 Regional and Municipal Elections, August 3 was the deadline for the withdrawal and/or resignation of the lists of candidates by political groups; Likewise, until September 2, applicants could be excluded for other reasons, such as inconsistencies in the resumes.
According to JNE sources, the only possibility of exclusion would be if he had a sentence for an intentional crime, since the corresponding term for said case extends until one day before the elections.