Today (October 14) marks the start of the 10-day campaign period for all candidates running for barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan positions.
The elections will be on October 25, which is declared a special non-working holiday by Pres. Benigno Aquino III via Presidential Proclamation No. 48 for the purpose.
The nationwide gun ban is still in effect until November 10, the end of the election period.