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Guv Marañon and BM Ibañez at Ceremonial Turnover of Boats in Cauayan

Guv Marañon and BM Ibañez at Ceremonial Turnover of Boats in Cauayan

TURNOVER. Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. together with Board Member Melvin Ibañez during the ceremonial turn over at Rhealin, Tabuc Suba, Cauayan, Saturday. The Governor distributed 14 units of pump boats, one unit of patrol boat and inducted the officers of the Fisher folks Federation of Cauayan. */Capitol photo

Guests from NCIP Pay Courtesy Visit to Guv Marañon

Guests from NCIP Pay Courtesy Visit to Guv Marañon

Hazel Torrefiel (left) and Annelynda Lumapas of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) called on Governor Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. at the Capitol, yesterday.*/Capitol photo

Guv Gives Financial Aid to Fire Victims in San Carlos City

Guv Gives Financial Aid to Fire Victims in San Carlos City

A victim of the recent fire incident in San Carlos City receives assistance from the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental.* /CAPITOLPhoto

San Carlos City, Negros Occ. – Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. turned over a total of Php 330,000 worth of shelter assistance to 66 families whose houses were razed by fire last Saturday, January 12, 2013 at about 11:30 in the morning in Purok Edrina, Barangay 5 in this city.

Each family received Php 5,000 financial assistance from Gov. Marañon, who immediately responded upon hearing of the incident.
The Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) also extended 142 family packs containing three kilos of rice, sardines, noodles and tarpaulins to the fire victims.

Guv Gives Financial Aid to Fire Victims in San Carlos City

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (right) addresses the victims of the recent fire incident in San Carlos City in the presence of SPM Melvin Ibañez (left).* /CAPITOLPhoto

The affected families were evacuated by the Local Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (LDRRMC) to the nearby South Elementary School and later transferred to the School of the Future Building in Ramon Magsaysay Elementary School in Barangay 2 as well as extended hot meals to affected families since the incident occurred.

The Philippine National Red Cross also provided relief goods to affected families.

Also present during the activity were Provincial Board Members Melvin Ibañez and Nehemias dela Cruz, Executive Assistant to the Governor Angel Verdeflor, PSWD Officer Liane Garcia, local and barangay officials, among others.* /CAPITOLNEWS