The Local Government Unit of Santiago opened to public the upgraded version of Kasalang Bayan dubbed as “Kasalang Kabsat” last October 17, 2022 at City Hall Park, San Andres, Santiago City wherein 4 couples stand as witnesses.
The newlyweds are Christian Guia and Vanessa Villanueva, Rodrigo Passion Jr. and Abegail Levanto, Leugie Boy Valdez and Judith Molina, and Arcris Manalo and Donna Mendoza. City Mayor Alyssa Sheena P. Tan acted as the solemnizing officer during the ceremony and enjoined by the couples’ families, relatives, friends and principal sponsors.
The said monthly service also includes the free processing of legitimation of the newlywed’s children. In addition to this, Mayor Tan gave her message to the couple regarding the responsibilities of having a family. According to her, the marriage is sacred and that it shall always be strengthened by love.