SALAY, MIS. OR., 2021, Apr 9 — The Local Government Unit of Salay headed by Mayor Jun Capistrano commemorates the 79th Araw ng Kagitingan with the year’s theme, “Kagitingan ay Gawing Gabay, Pandemya ay Mapagtatagumpayan”.
In line with the commemoration, the LGU-Salay conducted a mass presided by Rev. Fr. Julito S. Cabactulan, SSJV, and Flower Offering to Dr. Jose Rizal and Apolinario Mabini’s Monuments.
We honor Filipino and American Veterans of World War II who bravely fought for our freedom. As we stand side-by-side in the face of the pandemic, our countries continue to honor their sacrifices for peace. Also, we dedicate this day to modern-day heroes – the frontliners, who commit their time, effort, and resources for the safety and protection of our people from the threat of COVID-19 and for the overall peace and security.