Military continues to defy court order to transfer detained NDFP consultant
By RONALYN V. OLEA
MANILA — A consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) exposed the ill treatment he got from his military captors.
Tirso Alcantara, popularly known as “Ka Bart,” has been in solitary confinement at the Philippine Army Custodial Center, Fort Bonifacio headquarters in Taguig City since he was arrested on January 4, 2011. He is facing a string of criminal charges, including illegal possession of explosives.