Bacolod candidates ink
pact for peaceful polls
BY CHRYSEE SAMILLANO & ADRIAN NEMES III
Candidates vying for various local positions in Bacolod City yesterday vowed to ensure an orderly, honest and fair mid-term election in May this year as they signed a peace covenant at the city’s public plaza.
During the signing, the candidates pledged to uphold the constitution, obey all laws including the pertinent COMELEC resolutions governing the conduct of secure and fair elections
They also assured that they will reject the use of threats, violence, force, intimidation, partisan armed groups and other illegal means to advance their self interests.