Cesaro suspected of mafia links, tender rigging - update

Prove centres on allegedly meeting with Camorra mobster Guida

(see related) (ANSA) - Naples, July 23 - Forza Italia (FI) MP Luigi Cesaro is suspected of external involvement in mafia association and tender-rigging, judicial sources said Wednesday after investigators sent a request to the Lower House for his arrest. At the centre of the investigation is an alleged 2004 meeting between Cesaro and Luigi Guida, a former boss of the Casalesi clan of the Neapolitan mafia, the Camorra. At the meeting the two allegedly agreed on which firms to award contracts to in relation to an industrial programme for the town of Lusciano, near Caserta.


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