MRT, LRT 1 and 2 to offer free rides on June 12


Posted at Jun 11 2019 06:03 PM | Updated as of Jun 11 2019 06:52 PM

MANILA - Commuters will get to ride the MRT-3, LRT-1 and LRT-2 for free on June 12 in celebration of the country's Independence Day, the Department of Transportation said Tuesday. 

On its Facebook page, the DOTr said the capital's main railways will offer free rides from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m, and from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. 

The Philippines marks the 121st anniversary of its declaration of independence from Spain on June 12, which is a regular holiday.