De Lima has been pleading with the Duterte administration for the life of her former bodyguard and driver, Ronnie Dayan, who is said to be the subject of a manhunt.
“I hope you don’t touch him,” De Lima said in a news conference.
“I hope you don’t arrest him. You can only arrest him if you have a warrant of arrest. But if you don’t have a warrant of arrest, please leave him alone,” she added.
On 23rd October Sunday evening Dayan was found dead in an undisclosed hotel room in Manilla,cause of death is yet to be known.