- Sen. Bato dela Rosa said that he is ready to be investigated amid the GCTA controversy
- He said that he is confident because he has nothing to hide
- Dela Rosa also said he is willing to be slapped if proven that he is involved in corruption
Senator Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa has firmly said that he is not involved in any corruption.
KAMI learned that Dela Rosa said that he is ready to be investigated over the release of convicts through the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) when he was still the chief of Bureau of Corrections (BuCor).
In a report by the Inquirer (Maila Ager), Dela Rosa said that he is willing to be shot or slapped in public if proven that he is corrupt after the investigation.
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“Pag sinabi kong I want to be investigated, I don’t think I want it. Pero pag sinabi mong ready to be investigated, I’m ready anytime. Wala kong tinatago,” Dela Rosa told ANC’s Headstart.
“Malinis ang aking konsensya. Kahit na balig-baligtarin nyo ako. Kung meron kang makita dyan na corruption na ginawa ko, sampalin nyo ako sa harapan ng madlang people. Hindi lang isang beses, kaliwa’t kanan, sampalin nyo ako pag may corruption akong ginawa,” he added.
In a previous report by KAMI, Dela Rosa said that the Bureau of Corrections should not be blamed for the release of convicts through the GCTA.
Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa is currently serving as a senator in the Philippines. He also served as the chief of Philippine National Police and the director general of the Bureau of Corrections.
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