Brazil’s Senate Covid CPI may accuse Bolsonaro of dereliction of duty in Covaxin case

The testimony of deputy Luis Miranda (DEM-DF) in the Senate Covid CPI (investigative committee) will lead its vice chairman Senator Randolfe Rodrigues (Rede-AP) to submit a complaint against President Jair Bolsonaro to the Prosecutor General's Office (PGR) on Monday.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The testimony of deputy Luis Miranda (DEM-DF) in the Senate Covid CPI (investigative committee) will lead its vice chairman Senator Randolfe Rodrigues (Rede-AP) to submit a complaint against President Jair Bolsonaro to the Prosecutor General's Office (PGR) on Monday.

The senator accuses the head of government of committing the crime of "prevaricação" (malfeasance in office or dereliction of duty) by not having ordered an inquiry into an alleged corruption scheme involving the purchase of the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?