President Rodrigo Duterte claims he can see by means of the plans of Sen. Risa Hontiveros and the Liberal Party to take advantage of of the death of 17-year previous Kian delos Santos for his or her political pursuits.
“Ang problema sa inyo, ‘yung pinapakialaman niyo, ‘yung patayan, ‘yung magamit ninyo sa politika,” mentioned Duterte in an interview with reporters Tuesday.
“For example, trying hard to get the cadaver of the — ‘yung Kian — to parade it to EDSA. Politikang barrio,” he added.
Hontiveros, a former consultant of party-list Akbayan, has not solely been a vocal advocate of justice for delos Santos, she has additionally actively taken half in securing the witnesses towards the Caloocan City cops who killed delos Santos execution model final month.
Duterte mentioned Hontiveros and her LP allies had been nonetheless obsessive about politics greater than a 12 months after the 2016 elections.
He claimed Hontiveros was concerned with a gaggle assigned to convey his marketing campaign down and that he has a report of the group’s discussions.
“Eleksyon eh. Politika. They’re crazily into it. And even before the elections, may assignment ‘yan siya. She was assigned with a group, I would not name them now. But, nakuha ko ‘yang mga conversations nila,” he mentioned.