Camp Col. Romeo A Abendan, Zamboanga City – Government services was brought closer to the community to make them feel that indeed the government truly cares for the people. On October 24, 2019, a Serbisyo Caravan was conducted at the Municipality of Leon B. Postigo. Spearheaded by Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Western Mindanao and Mindanao Communicators’ Network together with the other members of the Regional Task Force- Ending Local Communist Armed Conflict (R9TF-ELCAC), different government services were given to the citizens of the said municipality.
More than two thousand people benefitted from the caravan which was highlighted by the launching of Strategic Communication Facebook Page, Payapang Pilipinas may malasakit. Mapayapa. Masagana administered by different member agencies.
Police Regional Office 9 provided free legal assistance, medical services, free haircut,food packs, distribution of IEC materials, and feeding program for the children of the municipality. Raffle draw was also conducted with various prizes such as rice, umbrellas, bag, and many more as part of the program’s activity. The Armed Forces and Police Savings and Loan Association Inc. (AFPSLAI) was a partner of the PNP in the said delivery of services.
The kids enjoyed free ice cream and games that the PRO9 has prepared for them. The smile in their faces was priceless and gives so much hope and dedication to end the local communist in the country.
PBGen. Froilan F Quidilla, Regional Director of PRO9 thanked the entire team for a successful event and the community of Leon B. Postigo for its warm welcome. He appeals to the public to work together to end the menace of local communist for a brighter Philippines. He also added that his hotline Isumbong Mo, I-ACTION Ko with numbers 0977-3102-365/0961-2977-064 is open 24/7 for any reports on local communists and terrorists in their area and rest assured that their identity will be confidential.