Roxas City beefs up security for Sinadya sa Halaran 2019

first_imgRoxas City mayor Ronnie Dadivas has issued two executive orders to ensure a peaceful and orderly Sinadya 2019 festival slated Dec. 3 to 9. PIA CAPIZ PHOTO/A. LUMAQUE These directives include theorganization of an inter-agency task force on Sinadya 2019 security, peace andorder, the prohibition on sale of bottled soda and beer, and the use ofbarbecue sticks in all festival sites. One of the activities of the Sinadya2019 is the sundown lighting on Dec. 6 – the interactive light display at thecity’s heritage zone which covers the city’s bridge, fountain, provincialcapitol, Immaculate Cathedral, public bandstand, city hall, and themuseum.  “We will also not allow the carryingof backpacks during the celebration,” Dadivas said, adding a security commandpost for police assistance will be put up near the public plaza. CPPO deputy provincial director foroperations Colonel Ferdinand Dordas said traffic auxiliaries and emergencyresponders will complement the police deployment.center_img The festival’s main highlight will bethe “Pista Sang Immaculada Concepcion” or feast day of the city’s patroness,Immaculate Concepcion of Mary on Dec. 9.(Witha report from PIA-Capiz/PN) ROXAS City – Around 400 policemen fromthe Capiz Police Provincial Office (CPPO) and municipal police stations will bedeployed in the city as part of the weeklong Sinadya 2019 festival’s securityplan. Meanwhile, two executive orders wereissued by Roxas City mayor Ronnie Dadivas on Nov. 27 to ensure a peaceful andorderly Sinadya 2019 festival slated Dec. 3 to 9.last_img read more