LOOK | QC Mayor Bautista bids mentor Charito Planas goodbye

December 9, 2017 - 8:27 AM
(photo from Quezon City Public Affairs Department)

Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista takes a last look at his mentor, former vice mayor Rosario “Charito” Planas during the necrological service held at the Carlos Albert Hall at the City Hall compound.

With Bautista is Councilor Eufemio Lagumbay.

Planas was a staunch opposition leader and led the campaign against the ratification of the 1973 Constitution. She was among the opposition leaders arrested after the declaration of Martial Law in 1972.

She was vice mayor of Quezon City from 1992-1995.