#GobiernoDeMéxico.- «We will continue to support with everything, with our solidarity, with resources, with elements of the National Guard, with everything that is needed, we will continue to support Zacatecas. The people of Zacatecas are not alone, they have the support of the federal government,» assured President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
In Zacatecas, the President headed the meeting of the Security Cabinet and the morning conference, in which he presented the plan to reinforce actions aimed at restoring peace and tranquility.
He detailed that in Zacatecas there will be a greater deployment of National Guard elements to increase surveillance work and intelligence activities will be strengthened.
«We are going to be very vigilant, you are not alone,» said the Chief Executive.
The Secretary of National Defense, Luis Cresencio Sandoval González, specified that the Plan to support the security strategy includes accelerating the installation of 16 National Guard barracks and the presence of 3,848 elements distributed in three regions: north, south and center.
In the nine municipalities where there are no police elements, the presence of the National Guard will be concentrated.
The Secretary informed that nine Welfare Programs operate in the state, including scholarships for students of all school levels, pensions for senior citizens and children with disabilities and Tandas para el Bienestar. They benefit 261,92 thousand people with a social investment of 1,504 million pesos.
«Among other objectives, the programs also address the causes of insecurity and crime,» he emphasized.