Oriental Mindoro Gov. Dolor graces mass wedding ceremony in Calapan


Oriental Mindoro Governor Humerlito Dolor witnessed the unity of couples during a mass wedding ceremony in Calapan City.

Forty-eight couples wed yesterday in time for the celebration of Valentine’s Day at the Mahalta Resort and Convention Center.

Mayor Arnan Panaligan of Calapan officiated the wedding ceremony.

“Ang February 14 naming mag-asawa ay holiday, pero nagpunta ako dito para bigyan kayo ng kaunting paalala”, the governor was quoted as saying.

The said mass wedding ceremony was part of the Marriage Week Celebration in Calapan pursuant to City Ordinance No. 10 series of 2017 authored by City Councilor Farrah Fay Ilano.

Also present during the event were Presidential Anti-Corruption Commissioner (PACC) Greco Belgica, National Statistician and Civil Registrar General Philippine Statistics Authority Under Secretary (USEC) Claire Dennis S. Mapa, City Civil Registrar Deo Mar Francis F. Mauro, City Vice Mayor Gil Ramirez and Calapan councilors.

“Nagsilbing Ninong at Ninang naman sila Gov. Bonz, Mayor Arnan, Konsehala Ilano at iba pang mga Local Officials ng Lungsod ganun din si PACC Commissioner Belgica ng mga bagong kasal,” said the province.