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× New Daraga mayor proclaimed

LEGAZPI CITY --- Victor Perete was proclaimed winner of the mayoral race in Daraga town in Albay on Wednesday.

Jasmin Cecilia Belarmino, election officer and chair of the municipal board of canvassers, said Perete garnered 24,616 votes from 107 clustered precincts.

His rivals Gertrudes "Gertie" Batocabe, widow of slain Ako Bicol (AKB) Rep. Rodel Batocabe, who replaced her husband in the mayoral…