PNP to deploy 2,000 policemen to cemeteries


Posted at Oct 28 2012 12:39 PM | Updated as of Oct 29 2012 03:30 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Authorities are all set to secure public cemeteries on All Souls Day.

Two thousand policemen shall be deployed in various cemeteries accross Metro Manila.

Thousands are expected to troop to the Manila North Cemetery, the largest in the metro.

By midnight on Monday until November 4, vehicles will not be allowed inside the cemetery.

Meanwhile, motorist assistance centers will also be in place at the North and South Luzon Expressways in anticipation of an exodus to the provinces for the long holidays. -- ANC