Aquino to check terminal ports on Holy Week-A A +A
Thursday, March 21, 2013
MANILA -- President Benigno Aquino III said Thursday he will conduct inspection in different terminal ports in Metro Manila during the Holy Week to ensure the safe travel of thousands of Filipinos who will flock in these places.
In an interview in Naga City, Aquino said that Transportation and Communications Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya will accompany him during the inspection.
"Secretary Abaya and I will visit all the terminal ports, both air and sea, just to make sure that all our countrymen who will be going back to the provinces will have a safe trip," he said.
The President has been doing the inspection of the different ports every Holy Week.
Different concerned agencies such as the Philippine National Police, the Philippine Ports Authority and the Philippine Coast Guard have put in place plans to ensure safe and comfortable travel for those who will visit the provinces during the Holy Week next week. (SDR/Sunnex)