Cedula requirement should not be oppressive — Angara

from The Philippine Star: Cedula requirement should not be oppressive — Angara

As far as Sen. Edgardo Angara is concerned, there is nothing wrong with requiring people to secure their cedulas (community tax certificates) as long as no oppression is involved.

Aurora Gov. Bellaflor Angara-Castillo admitted that the military has, indeed, required villagers in a number of towns in the province to show their cedulas.

Hundreds of Baler folk rushed to the municipal hall Friday to secure cedulas after getting reports that soldiers had swooped down on households in Ma. Aurora town. To accommodate the crowd, municipal employees set up tables in a basketball court where activities marking the town’s fiesta were held earlier in the day.

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