South Cotabato ready for anniversary, T’nalak Festival celebrations


The provincial government of South Cotabato has prepared the security measures for the week-long celebration of its 53rd Foundation Anniversary and 20th T’nalak Festival.

The security and emergency response team will be deployed in the province for the activities, which will start on July 12 until July 18.

A meeting was held among the security officials to discuss the precautionary measures during the celebration, the local government said.

Among the measures that have been agreed upon were the no bringing of backpacks, lighter and other pointed objects in all the activities to be attended; and for the public to avoid bringing of perfume/cologne and other bottles with liquid, except water.

“Sa kabilang dako, maaari ring i report ang mga kaduda-dudang bagay o tao sa inyong paligid at sa mga indi kanais-nais na mga pangyayari o sa panahon ng emerhensiya pwede niyong i report sa numero (TNT, SMART, & SUN) 09072491775 (GLOBE & TM) 09262434430 para sa agarang atensyon at aksyon,” the city government said.