PIA Press Release
Monday, January 09, 2012
Feast of the Black Nazarene 2012Update as of 4:00pm: At least 320 devotees were injured in the ongoing procession of the image of the Black Nazarene. The Philippine Red Cross reported a total of 137 injured devotees, the MMDA with 107, and the Fire Emergency Response Group with 80. The Philippine National Police estimated a total of 8 million devotees that joined the procession since early this morning. Also as of 4PM, the Carosa is treading Lagos, Quiapo.