Why was the Juan Luis Guerra concert cancelled?
Ronald Rojas, chief of the Santiago de Surco district, revealed that the reason for the closure of the premises is due to the fact that during the first concert by Juan Luis Guerra, which took place on Tuesday, November 22, the venue exceeded the number of people allowed in the capacity. This put the integrity of the attendees at risk.
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“They have accumulated more than one sanction, above all it is for
put people’s lives at risk in yesterday’s event And what could happen today? We want to avoid imminent danger with so many people in this event”, he expressed for La República.
In addition, he revealed that the organizers had permission to
bring 9,000 people into the Arena Peru; However, at the end of the show, more than 14,000 people were counted inside the premises. “In other words, there were more than 5,000 people, putting others at risk. We are on time, we have made a statement, “said the head of Inspection.
Fans of Juan Luis Guerra denounce that they were left out due to excess capacity
The followers of Juan Luis Guerra were the most harmed. Dozens of attendees denounced that they were not allowed to enter the premises because there was an excess of capacity, despite having their tickets validated. Some even showed their seat numbers on the tickets.
Indecopi initiates investigation against the promoter of the Juan Luis Guerra concert
Due to the complaints from the fans who were left out of the Juan Luis Guerra concert, Indecopi announced that it had opened an investigation against
the promoter of the show, Fans & Music Entertainment SAC.
According to the entity, they will be in charge of verifying the number of tickets sold in relation to the capacity of the premises and the security measures implemented by the provider.
Juan Luis Guerra’s concert exceeded the permitted capacity. Photo: Grace Mora / URPI-LR
Municipality of Surco sanctions the organizer of the Juan Luis Guerra concert
After the crowding problems at the first concert of
Juan Luis Guerrathe Municipality of Surco sanctioned the company Fans & Music Entertainment with S/ 2,300 for allowing liquor to be sold during the event when this was not allowed.
In addition, he fined those in charge with S/ 4,600 for not respecting the authorized capacity, since
it was discovered that 14,000 people entered, when the maximum capacity was 9,000.
Fans of Juan Luis Guerra make long lines despite the suspension of the concert. Photo: URPI