Former Maguindanao Rep. Didagen “Digs” Dilangalen passed away Saturday morning, November 6.
Dilangalen’s daughter Bai Donna G. Dilangalen announced the death of her father on her Facebook page.
“My father has already passed away at around 8:38 in the morning,” she said.
She did not give other details on the death of the former lawmaker.
“We sincerely ask for your prayers in this trying times,” she said.
Dilangalen was one of the legal counsels of former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. in the canvassing of votes for president and vice president in the 2016 elections.
Aside from becoming a lawmaker, he also served as a spokesman of former President Joseph Estrada during his detention.