'Traslacion' now at Jones Bridge

By Priam Nepomuceno

January 9, 2018, 1:09 pm


MANILA -- The "Traslacion" or procession of the Black Nazarene is now at the Jones Bridge in Binondo, Manila as of 11 a.m. Tuesday.

National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) spokesperson Chief Insp. Kimberly Molitas says the main body and tail end is estimated to 274,000 and passing through Park and Ride along P. Burgos and Mehan Gardens.

The procession left the Quirino Grandstand around 5: 07 a.m. The number of people massing at Quiapo Church is estimated to be at 150,000.

The NCRPO spokesperson says that the situation is peaceful as of this posting. (PNA)