TUBOD, Lanao del Norte – A new Multi-Purpose Evacuation Center located at Barangay Maranding, Lala which was completed through the initiative of former 2nd District Representative, Congressman Abdullah Dimakuta Dimaporo, was finally inaugurated on November 17, 2022.
Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Dela Cruz Quibranza graced the turned-over ceremony facilitated by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) 2nd District Engineering Office led by Engr Amron Mitmug.
It was initially intended to provide a safe harbor as a structure for evacuation, but with its modified design it can also function as a Multi-Purpose Hall that they can use for their Barangay activities.
“This event is very timely, considering your forthcoming Fiesta celebration. I’m just thankful that this controversial project is already finished and I am hoping that you can make use of it and take care of it “, Governor Angging said.
Despite his absence, Hon Jeoffy Fung, the Barangay Captain of Maranding expressed his heartfelt thanks to Former Congressman Abdullah and said, “This is a wonderful project for our barangay and together with our council and the people, we assured to make Maranding even better through this.”
As per Engr. Mitmug of the DPWH, the project started on July 28, 2021, and finished on June 6, 2022, with an appropriation of over Php 20 million. Aside from Engr. Mitmug, present also during the ceremony was Assistant District Engineer Barmila Mohamad together with the other DPWH personnel. PIO-LDN