The president of the Generalitat, Quim Torra, will hold a 48-hour fast in the coming days as a sign of support for the sovereignist prisoners who are on hunger strike.
Torra announced it in statements to journalists during his trip to Slovenia, in a gesture to show solidarity with the prisoners on hunger strike: Joaquim Forn, Jordi Sànchez, Jordi Turull and Josep Rull.
"We have to play as a speaker of our classmates and be in solidarity, and I, as president of the Generalitat, also have to do it," said Torra, after the 24-hour fasting and fasting at the Caputxins de Sarrià that ended this morning. with the participation of consellers and pro-independence deputies.
To spread the situation of the prisoners, Torra explained that he will send the EU's prime ministers and human rights institutions the institutional declaration approved by the Catalan government last Tuesday in solidarity with the prisoners on hunger strike.