Bets’ rabid staffers clash

CATARMAN, Samar - Staff members of senatorial candidates and brothers JV Ejercito and Jinggoy Estrada engaged in a fist fight during a campaign sortie in Legazpi City last week.

This was confirmed by Hugpong ng Pagbabago founder and chairman Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio in an interview after the campaign sortie here.

“Yes I am not there, but nabalitaan ko na there was a heated argument between the supporters of our two candidates,” Mayor Sara said.

She said she has not yet talked to the two sons of Manila Mayor Erap Estrada.

Bu t acorrding to her, Jinggoy already apologized to her.

“Ang Sabi ko naman sa kanila I understand them, meron talagang ganyan sa pamilya. Pero sabi ko nga, darating ang panahon, ang Diyos lang nakakaalam, na magkakaayos sila,” she said.

In a separate interview, Makati Vice Mayor Janella Estrada, the daughter of Jinggoy, said the staff members involved in the melee were already grounded and not allowed to join the campaign.