The University of Baguio, through its supportive administration, is the first identified mega - site under the Baguio City's Vaccination Action Plan. On Monday, it also hosted the first vaccination simulation program led by the City Health Services Office. (CCD/PIA CAR)

Mayor Benjamin Magalong assures the city government's readiness with Vaccination Action Plan and Operation Center and enough manpower in place. (CCD/PIA CAR)

Higher Education Institutions offering medicine and allied health programs may now open limited face-to-face classes according to Commission on Higher Education - CAR Director Danilo Bose (second left). (SCA-PIA-CAR, Benguet)

BFAR-CAR Regional Director Lilibeth Signey turned over solar-powered venturi aeration system to the fisherfolks in Barangay Santa Filomena in Calanasan to officials led by Sangguniang Bayan Member Kyle Mariah Bulut, Municipal Agriculturist Luisa Magna and fisherfolk Loreto Asuncion. BFAR-CAR photos

The Big Kettle is a new come on of the Polig's Berry Farm in Ambassador, Tublay in Benguet. It is one of the tourist attractions opened even during the General Community Quarantine. (photo courtesy of the Polig's Berry Farm)

IPMFC sustains outreach activities for the less fortunate

TINOC, Ifugao, Feb. 10 (PIA) - - The  Ifugao Police Provincial Mobile Force Company (IPMFC)  continues to   strengthen   community partnership through  outreach activities  to far flung areas.

 

A resident of Tukukan, Tinoc (right) receives   assorted goods from the Ifugao Provincial Mobile Force Company (IPMFC) during an outreach activity conducted in said place. (IPMFC)

Through its “Pulis Ko, Concern sa Sitio Ko”, personnel of the IPMFC and the Special Action Force (SAF)  recently conducted a two-day joint outreach activities at barangays Tukukan and Tulludan in Tinoc . About  60  beneficiaries were given assorted groceries, medicines and hygiene kits to address some their needs.

Information drive  on anti-terrorism and illegal drugs  was also conducted to increase the level of  awareness  of the residents especially on the  negative impacts of  insiurgency and drugs. 

“This activity strongly adheres to the main objective to end insurgency in conflict-affected barangays in the province. This is also to strengthen and develop strong relationship between the police and the community,” the IPMFC stated.

The SAGIP-LAHI Class of 2017-01 assigned to the IPMFC,  in celebration to their fourth year anniversary,  provided assistance to three individuals in Aguinaldo and Mayoyao municipalities. 

A fire victim receives various kitchen utensils and a galvanized iron sheet from the members of SAGIP-LAHI Class of 2017-01 assigned to the Ifugao Provincial Mobile Force Company (IPMFC) in celebration to their fourth year anniversary. (IPMFC)

The  class members  were able to produce a total of P30,000.00 from their own salaries to fund the needed resources for the outreach activity.

The group  helped  Peter Nangleg, 55,  single and a resident of Manaot, Monggayang, Aguinaldo  who lost everything during a fire incident last month. They gave him assorted groceries, basic hygiene kits and kitchen utensils such as plates, pots, stove and gas tank and galvanized iron sheets. He  also  received a box of groceries and a bag of used clothes donated by the Rouser Group of the Philippines (RGP) – Ifugao Cluster.

Two  visually impaired and  mentally challenged individuals, both from Mapawoy, Mayoyao  received also assorted groceries and basic hygiene kits fom  the “Kapwa Ko, Sagot Ko” program of the Philippine National Police.

The IPMFC and other  PNP units in the province  regularly  conduct outreach activities to deliver some of the needed services in the community.(JDP/MBL- PIA CAR, Ifugao)

By Marcelo B. Lihgawon

 

Baguio

Benguet

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Mt. Province

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  • Suspension of work at Mt. Province PLGU offices extended until Jan. 29

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