The MMDA confirmed that they were investigating the video of Kim Chiu allegedly dancing amid EDSA traffic.
On June 2, Kapamilya star Kim Chiu once again gone viral. This is after a video of her showing dancing outside her car amid the traffic in EDSA.
The said video circulated like fire on social media and garnered mixed reactions from the netizens. It was posted by actress Angelica Panganiban on her Instagram story.
Although it is not stated how long Kim did it, the netizens rallied and criticized her once more on different social media platforms.
Meanwhile, the said video has already reached the office of Metro Manila Metropolitan Authority (MMDA). MMDA spokesperson Celine Pialago said in a text,
“We will verify if this video of the actress really happened in EDSA. If it did, We will summon/invite her to explain her side and from there we will act accordingly.”
The spokesperson also added,
“Marami po tayong problema na kailangan pong unahin at pagtuunan ng pansin kaya po sa ngayon ito po muna ang reaksyon ng aming opisina sa issue.”
Pialago even warned that dancing on major roads such as EDSA is prohibited. She used the example of the “Kiki Dance Challenge” which went viral and was ridiculed by some motorists in 2018.
Kim Chiu finally speaks up regarding her viral video. According to her Instagram post, June 3, that happened not in EDSA but in a parking lot.
The Kapamilya star totally denied EDSA dancing, claiming that the video was taken at the parking lot of the Tipsy Pig branch.
She clarified that she went to Tipsy Pig to deliver goods to collect funds that she would use to support people amid the C0VID-19 crisis.
“Bakit ako sasayw sa gitna ng edsa. Takot ko lang.🙈 DYOS KO..”
She also urged people to stop spreading fa”ke news to avoid misinformation.
Please stop spreading FA”KE NEWS. Please lang. Moms @iamangelicap sa edsa daw yung PARKING LOT ng tipsy pig?… kaya pa ba?
The MMDA then warned the imitators of the dance challenge that they would face charges such as reckless driving and jaywalking.
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