"Cauca: The virus of violence is once again mourning the people of southwestern Colombia. In Mercaderes, the community leader Alvaro Narvaez Daza was murdered along with his family. Stop the extermination in Colombia!"
The Attorney General's Office and the Criminal Investigation Section will carry out the necessary investigations to find those responsible for the massacre.
On Tuesday, by chance, the special advisor to the United Nations Secretary General for the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, warned about the increase in killings of community leaders and human rights defenders in Colombia.
On the recent murder, Colombian Senator Iván Cepeda Castro lamented on his Twitter account "the massacre of Mercaderes, in which the president of the Community Action Board and three members of his family were murdered.
"No quarantine for the slaughter! They killed a family," said fellow senator and defender of life and mother earth Feliciano Valencia Mazorca on Twitter.