Long strains, fear and wrangling in the first round of elections in So Paulo – notice

Long strains, fear of violence and an environment of calm throughout the first round of elections in So Paulo this Sunday (2). report of R7 From late evening until early afternoon, he went by way of 5 polling stations in the metropolis and spoke to some voters.

Heiter Garcia School – Lapas

There was a protracted line to vote in the electoral part of the Colegio Heter García, in the neighborhood of Lapa, west of So Paulo. In addition to ready occasions, polarization additionally existed between the two primary candidates, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT) and Jair Bolsonaro (PL).

A pair who selected the candidate’s colour mentioned they’d turned a blind eye to the opposition’s supporters. The retired Katrina, 74, mentioned that, regardless of being restrained in her clothes, she has a agency stance. “He voted improper all his life, and nothing ever modified.”

Another voter, in flip, selected to put on his favourite workforce Corinthians shirt, for fear of being the sufferer of some type of violence. “I’m scared,” he mentioned.

At the Ermo Marchetti State School in Pirituba, north of So Paulo, voting went extra easily, with fewer voters.

The brief queues, nevertheless, nonetheless generate complaints from some individuals throughout the lunch break. “I obtained in line and it took me some time too, however it’s cool”, mentioned one voter.

Another voter mentioned the neighborhood is dwelling to a big quantity of aged voters and the quantity of individuals relies on the time of day. “People are recognized by the colour of the candidates, however that isn’t the rule. Fear compels individuals to alter their garments,” he mentioned about the climate in the phase.

Silvana, a driver who works as a college transport, had gone to vote together with her mom and two daughters. Girls, aged 15 and 13, establish as the identical candidates as ladies from the earlier two generations of the household.

Sylvana’s mom defends respect amongst voters and hopes for the success of the future president. “I’m positive of my vote, however you must respect whoever wins. Not solely that, however good authorities is in favor of whoever will get elected.”

Municipal Elementary School Monteiro Lobato – Pirituba

The polling station of Escola Municipal de Ensino Fundamental Monteiro Lobato, additionally in Pirituba, had the longest strains and the most polluted street with saints. R7,

Polling was held peacefully in the faculty. Outside, nevertheless, a struggle between a motoboy and a voter infuriated the others in the neighborhood.

Silvio Xavier Antunes Municipal School – Piquary

At Professor Silvio Javier Antunes Municipal School in the Piceri neighborhood, north of So Paulo, a big quantity of voters are concentrated.

Apart from households and elders, this class was highlighted by the robust presence of youth.

Engagement to younger individuals is essential to 17-12 months-outdated Kauni. “We must take benefit of the incontrovertible fact that we’ve got this proper, particularly as ladies. I got here alone to train my proper,” she mentioned in the report.

A imaginative and prescient just like that of 16-12 months-outdated Catherine. “We have the proper to decide on, and it is essential to be an element of it,” he mentioned.

He was accompanied by his 17-12 months-outdated buddy Barbara. “We are younger and prefer it or not, this alternative is decisive for our future,” he mentioned.

PUC – Partridge

The afternoon was chaotic at PUC, one of So Paulo’s largest electoral schools.

The lengthy queues for voting have angered the voters. “A chaos,” mentioned one voter.

Lucky for many who have the proper of choice, akin to Gabriella, who additionally fielded her youthful daughter. “It’s essential to specific your self at this vital second,” he mentioned.

Follow all the information about Election 2022 on R7.

*Interns below the supervision of Edu Garcia


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