Deputy Adriana Belém, arrested by the Civil Police and the Public Ministry of Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, 10, with almost 2 million reais in cash in her luxury apartment, in Barra da Tijuca, was a candidate for councilor in the capital. fluminense in 2020 and had the support of several celebrities.
In her electoral schedule and in her campaigns on the networks, former players Adriano Imperador, Edmundo and Carlos Alberto, singer Sandra de Sá, sambistas Dudu Nobre and Xande de Pilares, funk singer Ivo Meirelles and the comedian André Lucas (son of Chico Anysio).
Participations are short and, almost always, are limited to saying the name and number of the councilor. “Doctor Adriana Belém. Greater respect”, says Sandra de Sá in one of the few texts that go beyond the basics.
The delegate Adriana Belém got a lot of money and a lot of support from famous people! pic.twitter.com/K1TDvqyijG
— Hendrix Careta🎸 (@Hendrix_Careta) May 11, 2022
Adriana Belém had 3,523 votes for the PSC and was an alternate. She was a candidate on the ticket of Gloria Heloiza, candidate for mayor for the party, which had 13,816 votes and was in 10th place among 14 candidates for mayor.
Adriana Belém, who was on leave and had an advisor position at the Rio Municipal Sports Department and was exonerated after her arrest. A further 12 people were arrested in Operation Caligula, which took place in the midst of an investigation into a gambling network that would be led by the criminal Rogério de Andrade, son of the bicheiro Castor de Andrade.