400,000 attend INC ‘Walk’
As of 12:30 p.m., the Metro Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MMDRRMO) recorded a total of 400,000 participants in Iglesia ni Cristo’s (INC) Worldwide Walk in Manila Saturday.
The first aid team of the MMDRRMO brought a 42-year old woman to the Ospital ng Maynila after her blood pressure reached 140/110 around 9:10 a.m.
The Philippine Women’s University (PWU), University of Santo Tomas (UST), Far Eastern University (FEU), Mapua Institute of Technology, among others have suspended their classes.
The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) deployed first aid teams in strategic areas during the event.
These areas are in Kalaw, Faura, Pedro Gil, Rajah Soliman , Quirino and Orosa, Vito Cruz and Roxas Boulevard, and Quirino Grandstand.
As of 12:30 p.m., the Manila Police District Traffic Enforcement Unit (MDTEU) has not recorded any traffic accidents due to the activity. (Jenny Manongdo)