MANILA - The pandemic may have cancelled their graduation ceremonies, but Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto ensured that the city's graduates would receive their diplomas and medals.
According to Sotto, he personally visited the top elementary and senior high school graduates of the city.
A video posted on Sotto's Youtube channel shows the mayor visiting Hannah Escalona and Jahzmine Zonio, who are both Pasig City scholars.
Escalona was Pasig City's top public elementary school graduate, while Zonio graduated number 1 among all public senior high school students in the city.
"Meet Hannah & Jahzmine. Hannah got the highest grades out of ALL elem graduates this school year. Si Jahz naman sa lahat ng senior high. Pareho silang Pasig City Scholar," Sotto wrote on Facebook.
"Natanggap nila ang diploma, sablay, medalya, gift certificates, at cash incentive. Binista ko sila sa bahay nila," he added.
Sotto also said the local government ensured that all graduates received their diplomas, medals and cash incentives through delivery.