CASH GIFT Gov. Daniel Fernando hands to a female rebel returnee (left) the P20,000 cash aid under the sustainable livelihood program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Monday, April 24, 2023, at the Provincial Capitol Gymnasium. Also present during the distribution activity are Vice Gov. Alex Castro (third from right); Lt. Col. Ronnel de la Cruz, commanding officer of the 70th Infantry Battalion, 7th Infantry Division (second from right); and 1Lt. Patricia Louise Ochate, acting civil military officer of the Philippine Army (right). PHOTO BY FREDERICK SILVERIO
TEN former rebels received livelihood assistance during a payout activity held at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium on Monday.
Bulacan Gov. Daniel Fernando said this is part of the government’s efforts to help them start a new life away from armed conflict.
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