PIA Press Release
Friday, January 20, 2012
Laguna provincial gov't distributes 37 emergency rescue vehiclesSTA. CRUZ, Laguna, January 20 (PIA) -- Governor Jorge “E.R.” Ejercito-Estregan led the distribution of 37 emergency rescue vehicles to the local government of Sta. Rosa City, San Pablo City, Cabuyao, Pagsanjan and non-government organizations yesterday, January 19, 2012 in front of the Cultural Center of Laguna, this municipality.
The multicabs will be used in times of emergency especially during disaster, calamities and rescue operations.
In his speech, Gov. Ejercito said that aside from the multicabs, the provincial government would give one million pesos worth of grants for each barangay in the province in the form of soft and hard projects like medicines and books.
This program is one of the priorities of Gov. Ejercito under his K2-Kinse Kumpleto Serbisyo Publiko Kontra Kahirapan at Gutom. (Alan C. Ortillano with reports from Nicko C. Abrera and Edward C. Aquino)