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BRP Gabriela Silang brings home LSIs from Metro Manila

BRP Gabriela Silang brings home LSIs from Metro Manila

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (June 19, 2020) – A municipal rescue unit takes position as the Philippine Coast Guard’s (BRP Gabriela Silang docks at Makar Wharf on June 17 carrying some 84 Locally Stranded Individuals (LSI) from Metro Manila. Out of the 84 LSIs, 13 were from Sarangani who were immediately provided transportation assistance by their respective municipal rescue teams. According to Rene Punzalan, provincial disaster risk reduction and management officer, “we were advised last June 15 that there will be a batch of LSIs who will be arriving at the Makar Wharf in Gensan.” He added, “we were not given any breakdown kung ilan ang mga taga-Sarangani out of those na kabilang sa mga dadaong but thankfully, our municipal rescue units na intended dito para sa ating LSIs keep on actively responding every time na magbibigay tayo sa kanila ng information na may darating, so every time na may ganito, most of the LGUs talaga are coming para sumundo, may karga man pabalik o wala.” (Martin Fernando Bernad Jr.-Joshua John Pantonial/SARANGANI PROVINCIAL INFORMATION OFFICE)

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