Comelec: 16,447 vying
for brgy polls in NegOcc
BY GILBERT BAYORAN
A total of 16,447 candidates are vying for barangay captain and kagawad in Negros Occidental, Commission on Elections records show.
At stake are 662 positions for barangay captain and 4,634 for kagawad. Voters will elect a barangay captain and seven kagawads in the October 28 elections.
The campaign period for the barangay elections started yesterday, with no untoward incident as of last night, Senior Supt. Milko Lirazan, provincial police director, said