Kauswagan , Lanao del Norte – A Especial Mass Based Program was held this time in the Municipality of Kauswagan. The activity spearheaded by the Provincial Departments and Offices headed by our Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo.
The activity occurred at the Kauswagan Gymnasium just behind the Municipal Hall. Residents from nearby barangays went and availed the frontline services offered by the Provincial Government such as educational, health care, social, infrastructural and environmental.
During the activity, the Provincial Health Office’ area was cramped with patients availing for the free medical and dental check-up. Tooth extraction is one of the many free services provided by the department and free medicines were also handed by the staff. Department Head Dr. Melania Abad-Untao informed parents not to randomly give medicines to their children without prescription instead parents or guardians should seek help of a Medical Practitioner.
Tree saplings and high class vegetable seeds were given to recipients by the Offices of the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources and the Provincial Agriculture; the Provincial Population Office conducted lectures on Family Planning.
The Philippine National Police under the supervision of PCInsp. Cheryll P. Balderama secured the vicinity and made sure that the activity will be orderly. The Police Officer were also given the privilege to administer the distribution of slippers for the children that they can use daily, the Armed Forces of the Philippines offered free haircuts and circumcision.
Children were given champorados and ice cream for dessert initiated by the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office for the Mass Feeding Program of EMBP. The Provincial Veterinary Office administered anti-rabies vaccines for household pets and multivitamins for farm animals.
Provincial Engineers Office shared insights on improving the infrastructural areas of the municipality.
The Especial Mass-Based Program was made possible through the relentless efforts of our Hon. Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo with the support of Mayor Rommel Arnado of Kauswagan. PIO-LDN