Pot-banging in Caracas against Maduro's proclamation as president
People are banging pots in north, east, south and downtown Caracas, according to reports
Downtown Caracas people are on balconies banging their pots, as well as in east and southeast Caracas.
Pot banging was also reported in Cumbres de Curumo, Los Chaguaramos, Santa Mónica, Altamira, Los Palos Grandes, La Boyera, El Cafetal and Los Naranjos, among others.
Cristian Fonseca, a businessman in La Candelaria district downtown Caracas, was doing the accounts in his small shop office on Sunday December 21, 2008. The Christmas shopping season kept him working late hours into the night. It was around 11 p.m. and his phone rang. A friend broke the bad news to him over the telephone.