The Mayor of Funchal spoke about the fire that broke out yesterday at Monte, forcing a joint effort on the part of the two firefighters from Funchal: the Firefighters of Funchal and the Firefighters of Madeira.
Through a publication on Facebook, Miguel Silva Gouveia rebelled against the “evil of someone who wants to add problems to a community by setting fire at a time when our city faces so much adversity” and asked that “its author be identified and legally applicable justice is applied to them “.
Here is the full transcript of the mayor’s text:
“It is absolutely unthinkable that a fire spontaneously ignites at 8 pm in two distinct locations separated by 50m. There are no words to describe the evil of someone who wants to add problems to a community by setting fire at a time when our city faces so many The author is identified and the legally applicable justice is applied.
To commend the work, commitment and coordination of the Firefighters Sapadores of Funchal, of the Volunteer Firefighters Madeirenses, of the PSP, of the GNR and other entities that were in the field, and for the dozens of popular ones that were available and present.
A word of solidarity with the people of Monte who, despite the hardships that fortune has in store for them, maintain an exemplary resilience that should serve as a reference for the entire city of #Funchal .