10 men caught violating smoking ban in Pangasinan


MALASIQUI, Pangasinan — Ten persons were booked by the police after they were caught in the act of smoking cigarettes in various public places in Malasiqui town from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon on July 26, according to the police on Thursday.

The suspects were arrested by policemen on roving foot patrol by virtue of Executive Order No. 26 issued by President Rodrigo Duterte.

They were identified as Rafael Montemayor, 43, an electrician; Jun Frias, 29, a vegetable vendor; Frederick Tablate, 31, a promodiser; Reynaldo Andaya, 47, farmer; Aguedo Macaraeg 28, tricycle driver; Josselito Benigno, construction worker; Salvador Suarez, 61, photographer; Boyet Maneclang, 35, helper; Jordan Estrada, 24, jobless; and Norlito Pajares, 22, helper. Leonardo Micua/PNA-northboundasia.com