The Municipality of Tubod celebrate People’s Day on October 18, 2017 inside the Tubod Cultural Center where Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo requested Dr. Melania P. Untao, Head of the Provincial Health Office to help provide medical and dental aid to the residents of the municipality.
Municipal Health Officer, Dr. Maria Filipina Cabrera Camins lead the medical and dental mission together with her staff. Dr. Camins appreciates the gesture of the Provincial Government and thanked Governor Angging and Dr. Untao for the unwavering support to all projects and programs of the MHO of Tubod.
Municipal Mayor Leoncio Bagol deeply recognized the action of the Provincial Government through the strong leadership of Governor Angging in which he personally handed over a Certificate of Appreciation to Dr. Untao.
Hundreds of residents including children gathered inside the Tubod Cultural Center as well as those who have come from nearby municipalities to avail the free medical and dental services offered by the Municipal Health Office and the Provincial Health Office. Free medicines were given to each patient after a thorough medical check-up conducted by the doctors from the MHO and the PHO. As well, a number of residents queued in for the dental check-up where some have their tooth extracted.
Dr. Melania P. Untao was happy to be part of this remarkable event for the people of the Municipality of Tubod. The Provincial Health Office is at all times ready to partner with all municipalities of Lanao del Norte and extend medical assistance to the people of the province.
Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo, as a public servant, sees to it that the people of Lanao del Norte are well secured and covered by all services in which the Provincial Government offers to the people of the province during EMBPs.
The “Alagang IQD: Especial Mass Based Program (EMBP)-Bringing the Government Closer to the People,” is a program crafted by the brilliant mind and caring heart of Governor Angging. Through this program, the people of Lanao del Norte regardless of creed, status or affiliations are given free access to all front line services of the Provincial Government by going-in to the barangays especially those situated in the hinterland areas of Lanao del Norte.
The People’s Day activity is in line with the celebration of the 71st Araw ng Tubod, 31st Sagingan Festival and 61st Annual Town Fiesta, and with the theme, “New Vision, New Direction Together Let Us Make a Difference.”PIO-LDN