University of Colima suspends classes due to drug war unleashed by the CJNG

The University of Colima announced the suspension of classes in the facilities located in five municipalities of the state, after the recent events of violence of the Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) registered in the last days.

Through a releasesigned by the rector Jorge Torres Ortiz Zermeño, the institution stated that to safeguard the physical integrity of the university community will suspend “all academic activities this Thursday and Friday.”

That way for him Monday, February 14, classes will resume normally. The municipalities in which the University of Colima will suspend activities on its campuses are: Colima, Villa de Álvarez, Coquimatlán, Cuauhtémoc and Comala.

This decision was joined by the Ignacio Altamirano Primary School and the “Tierra y Libertad” Child Development Centers number 1 and 2, located in Villa Álvarez and Colima, which also expressed their concern by the violence faced by the state.

The aforementioned institutions suspended activities until further notice.

As we have reported through AmericanPost.Newsthere were more than 40 hours in which shootings emerged, the events of which would be related to the same criminal context of the conflict between the CJNG and old allies.

Official statement from the University of Colima

The advertisement it happened because inhabitants of the urban area and streets of Villa de Álvarez, Colima reported blankets placed with narmessagesallegedly by members of feuding criminal gangs such as the CJNG and the Colima Independent Cartel.

For her part, the governor of Colima, Indira Vizcainoannounced in the last hours special operations with authorities the Mexican Army, Secretary of the Navy, National Guard, as well as municipal authorities.

When are the registrations at the University of Colima?

The dates of the UCOL 2022 call are as follows: from April 29 to May 22, the website opens for registration in the admission process. After April 30 to May 23, you must fill out the online application for the University Entrance Examination EXANI CENEVAL. At the end you have to print the exam pass. For more information contact the official site.

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