Fico Gutierrez continues its victory with voters. Advanced campaign in Boyaca with a visits to Virgin of Chiquinquira

Presidential candidate Federico Gutierrez is clear that votes are obtained on the streets. And more, less than 32 days before the first presidential round , in which he is expected to play a major role and compete with Gustavo Petro, his main rival, the quota for the House of Narino in an likely second round.

Gutierrez was in Boyaca on Saturday, a religious area that Petro went to on Friday. The former mayor of Medellin and today a candidate for the center-right arrived in Tunja, where he spoke with academics, businesspeople as well as agricultural producers, peasants and other people.

Fico’s principal meeting was held at Tunja Convention Center. Here he brought together a number of citizens who voted for his candidacy on the 29th of May.

With and a plethora of colombians behind Federico, the candidate for the Team for Colombia, Federico uploaded a video to Twitter in which he thanked the citizens of Tunja and added: “we’re Going to win, we all, we run for the presidency to change and unite Colombia,” said the candidate for the presidency, while capturing a group of supporters and never letting up.

“Happy at home in Boyaca! He wrote: “Happy in Boyaca!”

The second person to be a pointer in the polls was one who made it to the Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Chiquinquira. It is an important spot that hundreds of faithful followers gather every weekend. The person who is the leader of the center-right kneeled before the Virgin Mary and was in the presence of his faithful followers who were waiting for the early morning Eucharist.

“I asked Virgin to help me gain wisdom. I asked him to aid me and all the families of Colombia in achieving peace and humility.” He responded.

The presidential candidate captured his visit to the spot on video. Before entering, he met with a number of residents from the region who hugged him. He also wore the official clothes of the Colombian municipality.

Gutierrez arrived at this sacred temple wearing the traditional Boyacan Ruana and the Medal of the Virgin de Chiquinquira on the chest. This act of faith was something he was performing throughout his campaign. Keep in that Antioquian was one of the Colombian saint, visited Jericho, Antioquia three weeks ago. Then, gathered in the birthplace of Mother Laura, which was recently blessed and canonized by Pope Francis.

In used to greet the people and made some announcements regarding his plans for the presidential palace. The leader of the paisa addressed other important issues such as water security, road construction and maintenance (especially Ruta de los Comuneros section and Ubate-Chiquinquira sections) as well as tourism as a way to generate employment and sustainable development.

Fico Gutierrez discussed the work. He stated that Tunja was the second-highest level of unemployment in the country. This is why his plan for government seeks “about 2 000 jobs , and the creation of 300 businesses for Boyaca”.

However, he said that sustainable mobility should be a part of the department. He also affirmed his belief that the Strategic Public Transport System’s structure should be prioritised in order to attain these objectives. Together, they stated they would collaborate to construct roads and cycle routes.

In his most recent tweet Gutierrez also addressed the producers of the potato and field “Peasants of Boyaca: we’ll work to create more opportunities for you and rehabilitate the fields.” In the meantime, Gutierrez will continue to reach out to the Colombian people, sharing the government’s plan and aiming to stand out during the next elections on Sunday, May 29.