Augmentation forces are already within the vicinity of Batasan Pambansa to reinforce security for President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address (SoNA) today, 22 July.
The Southern Police District dispatched 450 of its men while the Manila Police District sent 250.
A total of 8,000 cops will be deployed.
Classes in all levels in public and private schools in Quezon City are suspended.
National Capital Region police chief Guillermo Eleazar said maximum tolerance will be exercised as long as rallyists stick to their agreement.
No security threats have been monitored so far by the Armed Forces of the Philippines.