Another activist was shot dead this morning in Calatagan, Batangas.
Wilfredo Gonzales, 52, Bgy. Bucal, Calatagan, Batangas was gunned down while driving an Elf-truck, around 6 a.m. today by two motorcycle-riding men, human rights group Karapatan reported. Gonzales is a member of the Haligi ng mga Batanguenong AnakDagat (HABAGAT), provincial chapter of Pambansang Lakas ng Mamamalakaya sa Pilipinas (Pamalakaya).
Another still unidentified passenger was killed.
According to Karapatan, Gonzales’ colleagues deemed that the incident could be related to land dispute cases in their province. (Bulatlat.com)