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Number coding for city and provincial buses lifted on March 28, April 2

By: - Reporter / @JLeonenINQ
/ 07:44 PM March 21, 2018
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The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Wednesday announced that it has lifted the number coding scheme for city and provincial buses only on March 28 (Holy Wednesday) and April 2 (Monday).

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The advisory was issued in observance of Holy Week, which would start on March 25 (Palm Sunday) and end on April 1 (Easter Sunday).

The lifting of the number coding scheme was intended to supply additional buses needed to transport passengers going to provinces during the week.

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Number coding, also known as the Unified Vehicular Volume Reduction Program, aimed to reduce traffic congestion during peak hours in the metro.

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