Lanao Norte receives additional 62 PCOS machines
by RC Aguhob
Cagayan de Oro City (10 May) -- Except for the towns of Nunungan and Salvador, all Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines intended for the 22 towns of Lanao del Norte (LDN) including that of Iligan City have been tested and sealed, as of 7:30 am of May 9, 2010.
Lawyer Carlito Ravelo, Acting LDN Provincial Election Supervisor said the province has a total allocation of 796 PCOS machines, a contingency of 62 PCOS and 23 units of the MBOC/CCS kit with generators.
However, testing and sealing of PCOS machines in some of the far flung areas of Nunungan and Salvador have yet to be completed.
Ravelo said the transmission devices that will be used are as follows: PLDT DSL Modem for Iligan City and the towns of Bacolod and Kauswagan.
BGAN for Baloi, Kapatagan, Lala, Linamon, Matumpas, Munay, Poona Piagapo and Salvador.
USB modem-Globe for Baroy, Kolambugan, Magsaysay, Maigo, Sultan Naga Dimaporo (SND), Sapad, Tagoloan and Tubod.
USB modem-Smart for Nunungan and Pantar. (PIA-10) [top]