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Galing! Bar blast survivor files COC for councilor

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Remember the law student who lost both legs in a 2010 bomb blast in De La Salle University?

Raissa Laurel-Subijano, rising from the tragic incident and now wearing prosthetic legs, is running for councilor in San Juan City.

A photo of Laurel filing her certificate of candidacy at the Commission on Elections (Comelec) was shared by Senator JV Ejercito on on his Twitter page. She is a law graduate of San Sebastian College.

“Raissa Laurel, her strength and faith in God are remarkable. Tragedy didn’t stop her from pursuing her dreams,” the senator tweeted.

Raissa Laurel, bombing victom in 2010, her strength and faith in God are remarkable. Tragedy didn't stop her from…

Posted by JV Ejercito on Wednesday, October 14, 2015