According to Cristina Plazas, director of the Colombian Family Welfare Institute (ICBF ), she has open an ongoing investigation against parents, local authorities, sponsors and media who participated in the controversial event opens MISS TANGUITA that was carried out in Barbosa , Santander, last Sunday.
"Parents are at the first line of defense of minors and describe as reprehensible and irresponsible that they have authorized the participation of these girls at an event where they had to parade in swimsuit and had people consuming alcoholic beverages," said Plazas.
From Wednesday , as the official said, a delegate of ICBF will be in the region who will verify that have not been violated her rights to these children , in order to establish sanctions such as that parents can lose custody of his daughters.
She said that an investigation against the mayor Barbosa, Rocío Galeano and local authorities that allowed this event will open, since they are the first police authority of municipalities and are directly responsible for public policies and comprehensive protection.
"Does it seem logical to authorize an event where girls inbetween 5 and 10 years swimsuit parade in front of people taking alcoholic lady mayor? I want you to know that we will bring actions against the Attorney General of the Nation", Plazas said.
For his part , referred to the media that made public the contents of the event Miss Tanguita to fall in mind they made a mistake because they did not take into account the Code of Childhood and Adolescence, which puts them normativities special , where it is estimated that they can not post anything that violates the rights of minors.
"I want to make a call to the Colombians, to assume the role of protectors of our children , because this is a case that not only belongs to ICBF , or the Attorney General, but the whole society, and we all create protective spaces "added Plazas.
Additionally , he said " We will not allow them to continue such events in the country, as Miss thong nor allow sponsors say they were only in charge of orchestras , because they have to look at the whole event in this case was the parade of children in bathing suit , "he pitches .