NVizcaya PNP braces for All Souls, Saints Day
Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya (October 23) -- The Philippine National Police(PNP) here is now coordinating its operation plan among partner organizations in the province in preparation for the All Souls and All Saints Day next month.
Police Supt. Pedro Danguilan, Jr., police provincial director said they are now mapping out plans for the peaceful and safe journey of well wishers to various cemeteries in the province who will be spending their time with their loved ones.
"We have advised our men in the field not to allow liquor inside public cemeteries to prevent possible misunderstandings and trouble," he said.
Danguilan said that in the past observance of All Souls and All Saints Day, drunkenness inside cemeteries has been found to be the key factor in the commission of crimes and other public disturbances.
He said they are also coordinating with various radio communication groups in the province inorder to provide sufficient traffic assistance to well wishers during the holidays.
"Radio groups can also provide us the necessary information which we can use in preventing crimes and other peace and order concerns and problems," he said.
Danguilan also advised the public not to bring deadly weapons inside the cemeteries to ensure the peaceful observance of the All Souls and All Saints days. (bme/PIA NVizcaya) [top]