- A photo of Mayor Isko Moreno has gone viral, which showed the mayor in 2012, standing in the flooded streets of Tondo
- He had no qualms even though his legs were submerged in flood and was even smiling at the camera
- Netizens lauded the good mayor and expressed that it was among the reasons why Isko knows what it felt like to live in a flooded home
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Mayor Isko Moreno may be one of the most down-to-earth politicians in the Philippines.
A large contributory factor for this is the fact that he grew up in the slums.
He experienced what it was like to have nothing and to have his legs submerged in flood.
KAMI learned that a 2012 photo of him showed how he was "one" with the rest of the community, all trying to weather out the effects of the rainy season.
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Netizens expressed their admiration for the now Mayor of Manila, Isko Moreno.
They said that he truly knows what the people are undergoing because he has also been there.
Here are some of the comments given by netizens.
astig mo mayor
Some things never change
Laki sa hirap yan, kaya alam niya buhay noon ayaw nyang madanas pa ng iba yun ngayon.
Ikaw ba yang nasa wakali Mayor? Pusong masa!! Bless your heart
Tikas ni mayor nka lusong sa baha hehe yan ang laking TUNDO
yan ang tunay na batang maynila
SA vitas malapit sa ilog
Yan po ang kapitbahay namin .. na ngayun ay mayor ng Manila .
Mayor ISKO Moreno po kasama ang kanyang anak kasabay po namin maligo sa ulan at lumusong sa baha dto sa TONDO Manila
Mayor Isko Moreno is the newly-elected Mayor of Manila. He came from a poor family and rose from the ranks. He also joined showbiz before he became a politician.
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