2 weeks SC chief on Manila Bay rehab: ‘It’s already clean’ Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines - Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta said on Wednesday that he was pleased with the water he saw at Manila Bay, which he said was already clean. "We came here to observe and determine how far they have gone with the observation, obedience to the continuing mandamus," Peralta said. The Chief Justice, Chair of the Manila Bay Advisory Committee (MBAC), commented on the ongoing Manila Bay rehabilitation project after meeting with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources ( DENR) Secretary Roy Cimatu and other agencies. The meeting, which was initiated by Peralta, was attended by MBAC members namely ... more