Kalagkalag in Talisay peaceful, say police

THE observance of the All Saints’ and All Souls’ Days in Talisay City, Cebu was generally peaceful, said police.

Police Lieutenant Colonel Randy Caballes, chief of the Talisay City Police Office, said they were able to deploy personnel to all the five cemeteries in Talisay to ensure the peaceful observance of the Kalagkalag.

He added that in their monitoring, they have not received any reports of crime incidents in any of the cemeteries.

Hundreds trooped to cemeteries in Talisay City on Tuesday and Wednesday (November 1 and 2) to light candles and offer prayers for their departed loved ones. (BBT)