Finally, on the political front, former Belmopan Mayor, Khalid Belisle has confirmed that the will not be backing down from his quest to become the city’s caretaker for the United Democratic Party. The 40-year-old politician issued a brief statement this morning.
Khalid Belisle, UDP: “We look forward to meeting those of you who we have not reached yet. Secondly contrary to erroneous reports I want to emphatically state that my campaign for the post of UDP caretaker continues and in fact it is reinvigorated. We are the United Democratic Party and our team is going to do all it takes to ensure that the democratic process prevails in our party. We will do all it takes to safeguard the right of the people of Belmopan to choose who represents them. We take the opportunity to thank those of you who have already expressed support for our team and I take the opportunity to reissue te invitation to like minded citizens who would like to become a part of our journey.”