Kami rin! Lino Cayetano says Taguig to donate P15M for Mindanao quake victims


This is one of the biggest financial aid that the City of Taguig has given in recent years.

Mayor Lino Cayetano had good news for the people of Mindanao displaced by the recent strong earthquakes that killed people and damaged homes.

The politiko reported that the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Taguig approved on Monday a resolution allowing the release of a P15 million calamity assistance to the most affected areas, which he said is a “response to President Rodrigo Duterte’s call for immediate relief operations to the local government units in Davao del Sur and North Cotabato.”

The money is meant for the City of Digos, Magsaysay, Bansalan, Sta. Cruz, Hagonoy, Kabilawan, Malalag, Matan-ao, Padada, Sulop, City of Kidapawan, Makilala, Magpet, M’lang, Tulunan, Province of North Cotabato and Province of Davao del Sur.

Taguig’s donation is a tad bigger than the P14 million committed by Pasig City under Mayor Vico Sotto.