Fact check: Are viral photos of ‘disciplined’ and ‘clean’ road were taken in Davao City?

Fact check: Are viral photos of ‘disciplined’ and ‘clean’ road were taken in Davao City?

- Photos of allegedly “clean” and “disciplined” Davao City circulated online

- However, the netizens were quick to realize that the photo was not taken in Davao City

- Instead, the photos used were taken in Iloilo City

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There are viral photos circulating online claiming that Davao City has discipline and there is no traffic there. However, KAMI learned that this claim is false as reported by Interaksyon.

According to a Facebook post, photos of a clean and disciplined road is from Davao City and that anti-President Rodrigo Duterte would be envious of it.

In the caption it stated, “Ganito kami sa Davao. Disiplinado, malinis, walang traffic. Inggit na naman ang mga anti-Duterte.”

However, some netizens and residents were quick to notice that the used photos were not from Davao. Instead, the photos were the Iloilo Diversion Road.

A freelance writer named Philip Jr. Lustre shared that his niece claimed that the photos were taken in Iloilo and he believes her because she lives there.

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On Twitter, a user said that the road is the Benigno S. Aquino Avenue (Diversion Road) of Iloilo City.

In a previous report by KAMI, a post went viral saying that Philippines won in the Miss Universe twice during the term of President Duterte. However, the claim had been debunked by a French news agency.

President Rodrigo Duterte served as Mayor and Vice Mayor of Davao City for so many years. Recently, the mayor of Davao is the Presidential daughter, Sara Duterte-Carpio who sought a re-election for the upcoming midterm polls.

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