Jolo Revilla on leave; Rudy Lara is acting Cavite vice gov
Meanwhile, Fortun said the family is grateful to the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan for allowing the vice governor's father, detained Senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr, to visit at the hospital last March 3. (READ: Jolo Revilla to Bong: 'I'm sorry, Papa')
“The family is grateful to the Sandiganbayan for allowing Senator Bong Revilla to visit Jolo. That visit lifted up Jolo's spirits, which led to a marked improvement in his disposition that very night,” he said.
Fortun added, "The family also thanks all those who visited Jolo at the hospital. They ask for further prayers for Jolo's swift recovery and peace of mind."
The elder Revilla is currently detained in Camp Crame over plunder and graft charges in connection with the pork barrel scam. – Rappler.com
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