Last Tuesday night (29), Rio de Janeiro governor Cláudio Castro (PL) celebrated his 43rd birthday with a grandiose party.with expensive drinks, fine sweets and concerts by different artists for two thousand guests.
On the menu: shrimp, whiskey and vodka. Among the shows, Alcione, MC Koringa and Leozinho, the pagode singer Mumuzinho and the drums from Grande Rio.
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The party was held at the Jockey Clube do Rio and the values and source of payment were not disclosed. According to a newspaper report Or Balloonfor those who asked the identity of the financier, it was answered that everything was paid for by the secretaries, who made a “kitty in gratitude to the governor”.
Also according to the report, Senator Flávio Bolsonaro (PL), one of the guests, monopolized the eyes until the arrival of the host. Surrounded by advisors and security, dressed in a blazer and smoking an electronic cigarette, Flávio was one of the few to receive a hug from Castro upon arrival at the event and refused to answer the press if he would nominate the vice president.
Among the invited politicians, some of Castro’s main supporters were present. Like the youngest son of former governor Sérgio Cabral, Marco Antônio Cabral (MDB), the former president of Alerj, Paulo Melo (PRP), the mayor of Duque de Caxias, Washington Reis (MDB).
The also pre-candidate for the government, Felipe Santa Cruz (PSB), and the president of the Legislative Assembly, André Ceciliano (PT), who made a space in their agendas, despite the presence of former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT ), in the river.
Source: BdF Rio de Janeiro
Editing: Mariana Pitasse