Malacanang declares June 24 special non-working day in Manila

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:20:46 +0000

PROCLAMATION NO. 731Malacañang has declared June 24 a special-non working day in Manila in celebration of its 448th founding anniversary.

Malacanang yesterday released a copy of Proclamation No. 731 signed by Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on June 4 declaring the holiday.

Medialdea said in the proclamation that is only right that Manileños be given the chance to commemorate the 448th Araw ng Maynila.

This year marks the last Araw ng Maynila under the leadership of Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada following his defeat to former Vice Mayor Isko Moreno in the May 13 midterm elections. (Argyll Cyrus B. Geducos)