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SCHEDULE: Closure of cemeteries, memorial parks in Cavite towns, cities

Dennis Abrina
SCHEDULE: Closure of cemeteries, memorial parks in Cavite towns, cities

Cemetery maintenance persons or 'sepulturero' await relatives of the dead to offer cleaning services at Sr. Peter cemetery in Cavite City on October 21, 2021

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(1st UPDATE) The province’s towns and cities have released their schedules, as of October 21. They advise the public to visit the graves of their loved ones before or after specific dates, and observe minimum health standards when they do

The city and municipal governments in Cavite have announced the dates when public cemeteries and memorial parks in their jurisdictions will be closed during the All Saints Day and and All Souls Day week, in response to guidelines issued by the national task force against COVID-19. 

This is the second year of Undas when the national government imposes a ban on entering public and private cemeteries in the country to avoid the formation of crowds, a super spreader of the novel coronavirus. 

The province’s 23 towns and cities have released their schedules, as of Thursday, October 21. They advise the public to visit the graves of their loved ones before or after the following dates, and observe minimum health standards when they do. 

  • Alfonso – October 30 to November 2, 2021
  • Amadeo – October 25 yo November 6, 2021
  • Bacoor – October 29 to November 3, 2021
  • Bailen – October 29 to November 3, 2021 
  • Carmona – October 25 to November 7, 2021
  • Cavite City – October 29 to November 2, 2021
  • Dasmariñas – October 30 to November 2, 2021
  • General Trias – October 29 to November 2, 2021
  • GMA Garden of Memories – October 31 to November 2, 2021
  • Imus – October 29 to November 3, 2021 
  • Indang – October 30 to November 2, 2021
  • Kawit – October 29 to November 3, 2021 
  • Magallanes – October 29 to November 4, 2021
  • Maragondon – October 29 to November 2, 2021
  • Mendez-Nuñez – October 29 to November 4, 2021
  • Naic – October 29 to November 4, 2021
  • Noveleta – October 28 to November 3, 2021
  • Rosario – October 29 to November 3, 2021
  • Silang – October 29 to November 2, 2021
  • Tagaytay – October 30 to November 3, 2021
  • Tanza – October 29 to November 3, 2021 
  • Ternate – October 29 to November 3, 2021 
  • Trece Martires – October 30 to November 2, 2021

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