LOS BAOS, Laguna – The Turumba Festival was canceled by the Pakil municipal government in Laguna province following measures against the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Pakil mayor Vincent Soriano announced the cancelation Friday on social media.
“It saddens me to report that as per Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Memorandum dated February 12, 2020, and advisory from the Department of Health dated February 7, 2020, the Musikahan Alay Kay Adonay this coming February 22, 2020, and Turumba Festival 2020 on April 18 to 22, 2020, are canceled,” Soriano said on his Facebook post.
“It’s better not to push through with these to avoid th…
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