Photo Release

November 8, 2017

CEBU: Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday (November 7, 2017) visited Police Officer 3 David Naraja, Jr. and his family in Cebu. Naraja, who was wounded following a police operation, was allegedly demanded deposit by a private hospital before being given emergency medical treatment. He suffered a gunshot wound in the face.

Hontiveros, who is the author of the Enhanced Anti-Hospital Deposit Law, checked on Naraja's condition and vowed to look into the incident. The Senator also met with the Department of Health (DoH) Regional Director Jaime Bernadas where they talked about Naraja's case.