THE Manila Police District (MPD) has already began planning for the rerouting and security preparations in connection with the Feast of the Black Nazarene which is yet slated to happen on January 9, 2019.
It was learned that an ocular inspection has already been done by MPD authorities from the Basilica Minor or Quiapo Church up to Quirino Grandstand in Luneta, Ermita, led by Supt. Rizalino Pedrozo.
The said inspection was conducted at around 6 a.m.
Each year, millions of devotees join the procession and flock to the event which usually lasts 20 hours or more.