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FRs receive money from govt

ALABEL, Sarangani (March 4, 2021) – (From left) Raquel Panal, provincial social welfare and development officer; Cezario Joel Espejo, regional director of the Department of Social Welfare and Development; Atty. Ryan Ramos, chief of staff of Congressman Ruel Pacquiao; Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon; BGEN Potenciano Camba, commanding officer of the 1002nd Brigade; and Engr. Samuel Camaganacan, provincial director of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) lead the turnover of financial and livelihood assistance to former rebels (FRs) on February 26 at the Capitol gym. Some 62 eligible FRs each received P5,000 cash assistance from the DSWD, while some 28 eligible FRs each received P15,000 immediate cash assistance, P50,000 livelihood assistance, and P21,000 firearms remuneration from the DILG and from the provincial government. (Jimmy Toribio-Jori Mae Samillano/SARANGANI PROVINCIAL INFORMATION OFFICE)

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