TUBOD, Lanao del Norte – The Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte gave food and non-food donations to families affected by Severe Tropical Storm Paeng and fire victims in the municipalities of Kapatagan, Lala, Pantar, and Sultan Naga Dimaporo, Friday, November 4, 2022.
Some 68 owners of partially damaged and one totally damaged houses, one madrasa, one piggery, and 3 bangkas were the beneficiaries of the said goods distributed by the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO), Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO).
One barangay in SND with the most damage was Barangay Payong, wherein 21 houses, one madrasa, and one bangka were partially damaged due to the storm surge.
“We also brought with us some relief goods from the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP). We are deeply hoping that these supplies will help these affected families get by during this very difficult moment in their lives,” Annabelle Mendez, Provincial Social Welfare and Development Officer, said. PIO-LDN