Netizens want OWWA Deputy Administrator Mocha Uson arrested for posting “fake news” and ‘mass gatherings’ in Batangas

TRENDING the #ArrestMochaNow hashtag on social media after netizens called for the arrest of Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Deputy Administrator Mocha Uson. The public wanted the singer to be arrested for allegedly spreading fake news and to teach her a lesson.

Calls for resignation and the arrest of blogger and public official Mocha Uson surfaced when photos of her visiting quarantined overseas Filipino workers in Lian, Batangas was reported online.

The deputy administrator of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) shared the pictures on her social media accounts showing several OFWs convening in one venue despite the current prohibition on holding of mass gatherings in a bid to curb the spread of COVID-19.

A nonprofit organization, the Filipino Athletes and Performers Society (FAPS) International, shared a video where Uson talked to the crowd at the Matabungkay Beach Resort.