Photo by Rappler/Raffy Taboy
MANILA, Philippines – Thinking of passing by EDSA Shrine on Wednesday, September 11? No, you cannot get through – a "prayer vigil" against the pork barrel will be held in the area from 11 am to 4 pm.
Better take the alternative routes.
Over 5,500 people have confirmed attendance at "EDSA Tayo, according to their official Facebook event page. The vigil is a follow-up on earlier protests against the controversial Priority Development Assistance Fund that fake NGOs are suspected of misusing in collusion with lawmakers.
READ: Prayer vigil at EDSA Shrine to protest PDAF
According to the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority, "pre-implementation" of the alternative routes will begin at 9 am. Beginning 11 am, "full implementation" of the following alternative routes will be enforced:
For private vehicles:
Northbound vehicles have the following options:
Heading south? Take these routes:
Eastbound vehicles can take these routes:
Westbound vehicles, take note:
Going westbound to southbound? Here's your route for Wednesday:
The EDSA Tayo vigil will begin at 11 am and end by 4 pm. – Rappler.com