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Borongan lauds DPWH for ‘successful’ Pentecost Sunday celebration

Borongan lauds DPWH for ‘successful’ Pentecost Sunday celebration

Diocese of Bishop Crispin Varquez shares a light moment with the faithful.

By Nestor L.​ ​Abrematea

June 29, 2018


The Diocese of Borongan in Borongan City, Eastern Samar has recognized the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Eastern Samar for its efforts in helping make the celebration of Pentecost Sunday on May 19 in the interior town of Maslog “successful.”

​B​ishop Crispin Varquez personally presented a certificate of appreciation to DPWH Eastern Samar District Engineer Manolo Rojas in a simple program at the DPWH Eastern Samar Engineering Office in Borongan City on June 27.

The prelate praised the DPWH for ensuring the security and safe travel of hundreds of Catholic devotees from various parishes of Eastern Samar that trooped to the interior town of Maslog.

Varquez said with the help of the DPWH, travel was convenient and fast from the interior town of Maslog to Barangay Carolina in Can-avid, Eastern Samar.

“The maintenance of the road and the motorists assistance center of the DPWH are big factors in the success of the Christian event. We express our heartfelt gratitude to District Engineer Manolo Rojas and is staff and field men of DPWH Eastern Samar who gave their full support [of] the Pentecost Sunday,” said Varquez in his citation.

Meanwhile, Rojas expressed his thanks to Varquez for the commendation given his office which will boost personnel morale.​