Former senator Ramon Revilla Sr. has been moved out of the Intensive Care Unit of St. Luke’s Global Medical Center in Taguig City (Metro Manila) where he was rushed on Saturday after reportedly suffering from pneumonia.
In a post in her Twitter account at 6:15 Saturday morning, Rep. Lani Mercado-Revilla of Cavite (Second District) said: ”My Father in Law Sen.Ramon Revilla Sr. was rushed to St.Lukes Global Medical Center in Taguig City, Prayers needed.”
Earlier, the reports further said the 88-year-old Revilla, also a former actor, was seen in a wheelchair assisted by a nurse and househelps in his residence at Imus City, Cavite.
His son, Sen.Ramon Revilla Jr., is detained and facing plunder and graft charges before the Office of the Ombudsman over the P10-billion pork barrel scam.
Revilla Jr. is the husband of Rep. Mercado-Revilla.