Senator Risa Hontiveros, one of the vital vocal critics of the struggle towards unlawful medication along with a number of cameraman and journalist visited the wake of Kian Loyd Delos Santos on Saturday to speak to the dad and mom of the alleged sufferer of extrajudicial killing.
News5 posted among the images taken in the course of the go to of Hontiveros within the wake of the 17 yr outdated senior highschool scholar who died in the course of the anti-illegal drug operation performed by Caloocan PNP.
The images confirmed the Senator, speaking to the dad and mom of Kian Loyd whereas the opposite photograph confirmed a relative of the 17 yr outdated boy crying in entrance of the casket of Delos Santos.
In her official Facebook fanpage, Hontiveros additionally launched a press release on the death of Kian Loyd.
Hontiveros expressed her condolences to the household of the 17 yr outdated boy.
She additionally expressed her disappointment loving boy like Kian Loyd was killed grew to become a sufferer of one other alleged abuse of the authority within the type of struggle towards unlawful medication.
After speaking to the dad and mom of Kian Loyd, Hontiveros urged the federal government to conduct an impartial and neutral investigation not just for the case of the Delos Santos, but in addition to all of the alleged individuals who received killed in the course of the struggle towards unlawful medication.
She additionally vowed to supply all of the safety and authorized providers wanted by the household of Kian and to all of the witness who can show that the members of the Caloocan PNP dedicated a violence in the course of the anti-illegal drug operation that they performed.
“Pinatay dahil nanlaban? Puwes, tayo ngayon ay lalaban,” she stated.
This is her full assertion:
Nakikiramay ako sa mga mahal sa buhay ni Kian, kay Bong at Elsa. Ang buong bansa galit, nagluluksa.
Paano tayo humantong sa ganito?
Siguro itanong natin sa mga sarili natin, ganito ba tayo bilang mga Pilipino? Hayok sa dugo na okay lang sating might mga mabiktimang disisyete anyos na katulad ni Kian? Hayok sa dugo na okay lang mabiktima ang isang batang masayahin, malambing, mapagbiro at mahal na mahal ng mga kabarangay, ng mga kaibigan, mga kaklase at pamilya niya?
Sobra na ito. Tama na. Nakakabahala na ang mga mahihirap at walang kalaban-laban ang mga nabibiktima ng war-on-drugs na ito.
Kakatapos lang ng pulong namin nila Bong at Elsa. Nananawagan ako ng isang totoong impartial at neutral na investigation sa kasong ito at lahat ng kaso ng pagpatay na concerned ang mga kapulisan.
I’m right here to accord full safety and safety to the household and to the witnesses, to supply no matter authorized service is required. We will unearth the reality. We will struggle for justice for Kian, and for these whose lives have been abruptly ended by this abusive and corrupt war-on-drugs. This ends right here.
But some netizen who criticized Hontiveros questioned the motive of the girl senator’ go to within the wake of the alleged drug courier.
Esguerra Mijares Gilbert, requested why Hontiveros have a while to go to the wake of Kian, whereas she even didn’t visited the wake of the victims of Bulacan Massacre.
Another netizen, Lanuza Belle, blasted Hontiveros for not giving any sympathy to the victims of criminals and to the PNP and AFP who received killed for doing their obligation.
She stated that Hontiveros should prioritized the individuals who died for defending the nation.