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120 arrested for violating liquor ban in Davao

Karlos Manlupig
Posted on 05/12/2013 10:46 PM  | Updated 05/13/2013 1:55 AM

BAGANGA, Philippines - At least 120 individuals were arrested by police in Davao City for violating the election liquor ban.

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Among those arrested were 8 minors, according to Davao City police chief Senior Superintendent Ronald dela Rosa.

The election liquor ban prohibits selling and buying of alcoholic beverages from 12 a.m. on Sunday, May 12 to 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 13.

The law also prohibits serving and drinking alcoholic drinks within polling places. -

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