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220 couples kiss while wearing face masks at mass wedding amid Coronavirus scare

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Coronavirus since its outbreak has caused fear and panic across the whole wide world as it has killed thousands of people in China.

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Many who have seen probably the negative effects of the Coronavirus in their everyday life take cautious measures to be on the safer side thus doing their best not to be infected by the virus.

In this light, a total of 220 Filipino couples got married in a ‘Mask Wedding’ ceremony at the Bacolod City Government Center in the Philipines on Thursday.

The wedding dubbed ‘Kasalan ng Bayan was officiated by Mayor Evelio Leonardiaat the BCGC, an iconic symbol of the city and considered as the most photographed City Hall in the country.

Following the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19), the couples exchanged “Yes I dos” and kissed their partners while wearing masks distributed by the City Health Office.

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“It feels different to kiss while wearing masks, but it was required,” said John Paul Inventor, 39, who married his partner of seven years and the mother of their two children.

The place was jam-packed. If our families are strong, the city of Bacolod becomes strong, too,” said Mayor Evelio Leonardia, who officiated at the function.

See photos from the Mask Wedding:

Wonders shall never end o! The fear of Coronavirus is the beginning of Mask Wedding. LOL!

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