Skip to main content »
News  | 1 min read

10 cockfighting rings destroyed by authorities in Benguet

Authorities destroyed 10 man-made makeshift cockfighting rings in Buguias, Itogon, Tublay, Kapangan, Sablan, Atok, Tuba and Mankayan.

0 Responses

Authorities destroyed 10 cockfighting rings in various towns of Benguet province on Wednesday, February 19.

According to a report by the Benguet Provincial Police Office (PPO), a series of operations were conducted Wednesday against illegal cockfighting in eight towns of the province.

Authorities destroyed 10 man-made makeshift cockfighting rings in Buguias, Itogon, Tublay, Kapangan, Sablan, Atok, Tuba and Mankayan, some of which were still being burned by authorities.

It has been found that such cockpit is used for non-bladed illegal cockfighting.

However, authorities have not found any suspects in the series of operations against illegal gambling.

According to the police, the operation was carried out in support of PNP chief Lt. Gen. Archie Gamboa's campaign against any type of gambling here in the country.

PCPT WILTZ KONRAD A SALLY, OIC and other personnel of Mankayan Police Station dismantle and burned on site of the Man-made make shift ring for non-bladed illegal cockfighting at Sitio Doyong, Cabiten,Mankayan,Benguet

PCPT WILTZ KONRAD A SALLY, OIC and other personnel of Mankayan Police Station dismantle and burned on site of the Man-made make shift ring for non-bladed illegal cockfighting at Sitio Doyong, Cabiten,Mankayan,Benguet


Cockfighting Benguet

Igorotage is a social networking site — all contents are user-generated. The author's views are entirely his or her own and may not reflect the views of Igorotage.

Except as otherwise noted, the content of this page is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Sharing is caring, kailian!

Welcome to the Igorot community, kailian!

Proud Igorot? Here at Igorotage, we love to celebrate the Igorot Culture and strive to preserve our Heritage through sharing and meaningful discussions.

Want to share a story? We'd love that! Join us and be a part of the first and only Igorot community on the web!

Connect About »

Join the discussion

Sign in to share your thoughts. No account yet?

What will you learn next?

You might also like to read these related articles.

Igorot seafarer donates another P50K for Kabayan, Benguet

This Igorot seafarer has now donated a total of P100,000 worth of rice to the people of Kabayan, Benguet.

Emergency vehicles, available for La Trinidad, Benguet residents

Emergency vehicles will be provided to residents with health emergencies in La Trinidad, Benguet.

Benguet Provincial Museum will open to the public in April

The Benguet Provincial Museum is undergoing rehabilitation and will open to the public this coming April.