Mass wedding set in Silay City
Bacolod City (14 February) -- A mass wedding of Eight (80) couples will be officiated by Silay City Mayor Jose Montelibano at 9:00 am today at Silay City, Negros Occidental.
The program called "Paghigugmaanay Nga Dalisay" (PND) is in coordination with the Local Civil Registrar of Silay.
PND's first recipients are couples from Brgy. Lantad, who lived as a couple without the blessing of marriage for five years or more.
Educational inputs on pre-marital parenting were provided by the City Health Department, City Welfare Development and the Department of Agriculture.
This fairy-tale wedding in a flower garden setting will be facilitated by the Silay City Tourism Division.
Lino Quevenco, city local civil registrar, said other sixteen barangays will also have their own mass wedding schedule. (PIA/cad) [top]