Front-line services of the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte were delivered to hundreds of individuals during the Alagang Imelda Quibranza-Dimaporo: Especial Mass Based Program in the Municipality of Magsaysay in its week-long celebration of the Araw ng Magsaysay, the services was held in Magsaysay National High School on May 19, 2017.
Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo expressed her gratitude to the people and especially to Municipal Mayor Azisah Omar for the warm welcome received by the Provincial Government to deliver the basic services for the people despite of her hectic schedule in preparation for the celebration of its town fiesta, the fact that the Mayor just gave birth few days ago.
The people of the Municipality of Magsaysay were thankful to our Governor who made them feel important even with her busy schedule. The Governor aims to make this front line services of the Provincial Government be delivered directly to the people of the province, living up to its core purpose of “Bringing the Government Closer to the People”.
School Principal of Magsaysay National High School, Mr. Jaime Y. Yurong expressed his appreciation to the Provincial Government for picking their school to host this important activity and was glad that he was part of it.
“It is a rare privilege gyud to have our Provincial Governor of the Province of Lanao del Norte for choosing our school as a venue for this Especial Mass Based Program”, Principal Yurong said.
Each of the 170 children who came to the program received a pair of slippers from the Philippine National Police led by Police Chief Inspector Cheryll Balderama. Ms. Letecia Ditucalan head of the Provincial Agriculture Office spearheaded the distribution of 260 vegetable seeds along with 476 coffee seedlings. The Office of the Provincial Veterinary vaccinated 18 household dogs and 179 farmers received deworming drugs and water soluble vitamins for their livestock according to Dr. Fritzie Provido.
Ms. Annanette Daniel of the Provincial Population Office discussed on Family Planning and encourage the youth to practice healthy style of living. The Provincial Health Office provided free medicines to 210 patients after receiving free medical check-up, 45 individuals have their tooth extracted and 2 kids have been circumcised said Dr. Melania Untao.
The Provincial Social Welfare and Development arranged a mass feeding program to hundreds of people including children under the supervision of Ms. Annabelle S. Mendez. Mr. Ramon Serapio of Environmental and Natural Resources Office managed the distribution of tree saplings to the farmers of Magsaysay. The men from the Provincial Engineers Office under Engr. Marietta L. Borillo were there to provide manpower and logistical support such as installation of tents used in the said activity.
Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo is looking forward for the next Alagang IQD: EMBP in other Municipalities of the Province of Lanao del Norte, “The Land of Beauty and Bounty”. PIO-LDN