PIA Press Release
Surigao Sur allots P1.8-M for Bislig fire victims
by Prime Martho L. Oyan
Tandag, Surigao del Sur (October 25) -- The provincial government, here, set aside some P1.8M for 2,500 fire victims of Mangagoy, Bislig City.
Gov. Vicente Pimentel, in a radio interview, said he personally assist the Provincial Social Welfare Development Office and the Provincial Disaster Coordinating Council in the distribution of relief goods and cash assistance amounting to P1,000.00 per family.
Gov. Pimentel said, the cash assistance and the relief goods from the provincial government, for the moment could ease up the problems of the fire victims who are temporarily housed in the evacuation centers, and even in the residences of their friends and relatives. (PIA Tandag, Surigao del Sur) [top]