PIA Press Release
NFA distributes 31,413 bags of rice in July
by Venus G. Villanueva
Linabuan Sur, Banga, Aklan (14 August) -- The National Food Authority (NFA) here was able to distribute some 31,413 bags of rice for the month of July.
According to NFA-Aklan Officer-In-Charge Erna Young, these bags of rice were distributed last month through Tindahan Natin outlets which include those DSWD-funded and self funded, BBO-LGU outlets, PAGCOR, IFAD, BJMP, institutionalized BSP, and NFA District outlet.
NFA-Aklan also distributed rice through its rolling stores, charitable institutions and government agencies, PNRC and NDCC and other private institutions.
According to NFA-Aklan, 90% of the 35,000 bags were distributed in July out of the food agency's target in Aklan. With the rice distribution, Tindahan Natin outlets were able to earn P3,047,662.50 while the IBGP earned P13,292,562.50. Earnings of the local government units on the other hand, reached P711,875.00 while rolling stores earned a total P1,610,795.75. (PIA) [top]