Senate: It’s National Day Of Healing On March 6

On Tuesday, a Senate resolution designating March 6 as National Day of Healing for Unity and Peace to honor those who died in the January 25 encounter in Mamasapano, Maguindanao.

Resolution 1204 honors the memory of the thousands killed in decades of armed conflict in Mindanao.

Senate: It's National Day Of Healing On March 6

The resolution states that the Mamasapano incident “caused a national divide threatening to polarize the country and its peace-loving peoples.”

The authors of this resolutions are Senators TG Guingona, Bam Aquino, and Koko Pimentel.