Cancún.- For his probable responsibility in the crime of embezzlement the former head of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport (Sintra) of Quintana Roo Mario Castro Basto was arrested today in Mérida, Yucatán, by elements of the Specialized Public Prosecutor in Combat of Corruption .
The ministerial agents also complied with the arrest warrant against him ] former leader of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), derived from the file 151/2018, corresponding to the irregularities found in the carrier of air services Vip Saesa.
Prior to that, several officials of the board of the then governor Roberto Borge Angulo imprisoned since June 2017, including ex-secretaries of government and finance  have been arrested and linked to procedures . 06] Gabriel Mendicuti and Mauricio Góngora, as well as the director of Vip Saesa Carlos Acosta .
The Chief Public Prosecutor of Quintana Roo has informed that the arrest of the former head of Diconsa in the entity was carried out in the city of Mérida, in collaboration with the authorities of that city and the procedures are carried out so that it can be transferred to the city as it is characterized by the legal guidelines and with respect for the human rights that help it.