But his government abandoned other important things. Arias said that medicines that were always scarce in La Vella soon disappeared, accrued before the May elections. He said his bosses wanted to fill the supply chambers right before the vote, creating the impression that Mr Maduro had fixed the country's deficit. , "he said. The inhabitants of La Vella who went to the clinic confirmed that they were suddenly put before the election.
The case with oxygen tanks still heavily burdens Dr. Arias
he said." Yes, of course, there was oxygen, but they did not allow me to use it. "
" There are a large number of services where you feel that they took into account the fact that you were in the opposition, "he said.
When the election day was approaching, , doctors continued to cheat in favor of Mr. Maduro.
"They come to your house, they ask you a number of questions, and you start to think if I answer no, they will be able to get rid of my health" , – said one patient who refused to be named, fearing government repression. "It just leaves you busy."
On May 20, Maduro was declared the winner, bringing him a second term. It was too much for Dr. Arias.