DSWD BICOL PREPOSITIONS RELIEF GOODS IN PREPARATION FOR NINA



LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Wednesday  announced that they already placed the relief supplies in the provinces, cities, and municipalities projected to be affected by Tropical Storm Nock-Ten and will be named NINA when it enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) this weekend.

“Now its different, the goods wait for the people to come and get it,  unlike before that  the people waited for long  for the goods to come” Region 5 DSWD Dir. Arnel Garcia said.

The move is to ensure immediate response to the needs of local government units along the path of the harsh weather disturbance and to guarantee faster delivery to families that wil be affected by typhoon.  (NM Mar de la Cruz –DZGB News)