BRP Iwak naghatid ng relief aid sa 2 Odette-hit provinces

BRP Iwak naghatid ng relief aid sa 2 Odette-hit provinces

January 13, 2022 @ 5:11 PM 7 months ago


MANILA, Philippines- Naihatid na ng Philippine Navy (PN) landing craft BRP Iwak (LC-289)ang kinakailangang relief supplies at goods sa Dinagat Islands at Surigao del Norte province nitong Miyerkules.

“The PN, through Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao’s landing craft BRP Iwak (LC-289), is continuing its sealift, humanitarian assistance, and disaster relief mission for the residents of the Dinagat Islands and Surigao Del Norte,” pahayag ng PN sa isang Facebook post nitong Huwebes.

“LC-289 departed Eva Macapagal (a ferry terminal in Surigao Del Norte) January 12, bound for Dinagat Islands, transporting rolling cargo from Butuan City’s local government unit, rolling cargo from the Office of Civil Defense with 7.1 tons of water to be distributed throughout the province, and rolling cargo from other stakeholders,” dagdag pa ng PN.

Sakay din ng naturang barko ang 20 pasahero, 10 mula sa Philippine National Police at 10 sibilyan. RNT/SA