Imelda Marcos is still alive, says kin

Senator Imee Marcos on Thursday, March 23 denied rumors circulating that the former First Lady Imelda Marcos has died.

"Last week pa yan, ang bad ng nagkakalat (That's been circulating since last week. Those who started the rumor are bad)," said Marcos, sister of President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. when sought to comment on the issue that has become viral on Twitter and other social media platforms.

Imelda's niece, Eliza Romualdez-Valtos, also denied the reports, saying the former first lady is "still strong and kicking," on a Facebook post.