APPROXIMATELY 60,000 people participated in a demonstration in
The march was organised by the pressure group Colectivo contra la corrupción, a left wing cross party coalition against the incumbent right wing PP politicians.
In evidence were effigies in the shape of sausages bearing the heads of the president of Castellón provincial council, Carlos Fabra; Valencia’s Mayoress, Rita Barberá; head of economy in the Valencian regional parliament, Ricardo Costa; and another politician implicated in the infamous Gürtel Case, Álvaro Pérez.
The Gürtel case was initiated in 2009 and involves allegations of widespread corruption within the PP in the
It is ongoing and one of the lighter aspects of charges in
Some marchers wore black ribbons as a symbolize the mourning of victims of political corruption.
By Staff Reporter