MANILA, Philippines — The number of validated election-related incidents (ERIs) climbed to 47, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said on Thursday.
The number is a jump from the 35 confirmed ERIs as of Tuesday.
Based on the data sent by PNP spokesperson Col. Jean Fajardo to reporters, as of 12:00 a.m. this Thursday, the agency has already recorded a total of 264 violent incidents since August 28.
According to PNP, the validated ERIs came from the following regions:
One in the National Capital Region
Three in Ilocos Region
One in Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon)
Two in Bicol
Two in Central Visayas
Three in Eastern Visayas
One in …