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.
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