431 couples wed in Sta. Rosa city

The city government sponsored Monday a mass wedding ceremony at the SM City Event Center as its Valentine’s Day gift to 431 unmarried couples in this city.

Mayor Arlene Arcillas officiated the mass wedding ceremony and advised the newlyweds to be fair to their respective spouses.

She called on them to know their respective obligations and remain faithful to each other so that their relationships would last.

Arcillas served as the ceremony’s primary sponsor. It is an annual project of the lady mayor to facilitate a social aspect of giving stability to families. (Ferdinand F. Castro)