CITY OF MALOLOS – Some 743 families affected by the localized lockdown in Brgy. Perez in Bulakan, Bulacan received food packs from the Provincial Government of Bulacan through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office earlier today.
According to Rowena Joson-Tiongson, head of PSWDO, each household received a food pack containing 5 kilos of rice and 10 packs of noodles as assistance to the affected families.
Governor Daniel R. Fernando said that the PGB is continuously providing food packs to Bulakenyos especially to those families who are on lockdown.
“Ang Pamahalaang Panlalawigan po ay patuloy na sumusuporta sa mga apektadong lugar lalo na po sa mga area na kasalukuyang naka-lockdown. Tuluy-tuloy po ang pamamahagi natin ng food packs at pinagsusumikapan po namin na maibigay at matustusan ang inyong pangangailangan sa kabila ng kinakaharap nating pandemya” the governor said.
A total of seven positive COVID-19 cases were recorded by the barangay officials and ordered a localized lockdown last September 4 to 19, 2020 while the barangay was still under enhanced community quarantine.
Brgy. Chairman Santos M. Villanueva also expressed his gratitude to the PGB and to the PeopleÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Governor for personally delivering the food packs for their community.
“Maraming salamat po sa ating Pamahalaang Panlalawigan sa kanilang pagtugon sa aming pangangailangan dito sa aming barangay lalo na po sa ating gobernador na personal po talaga kaming sinadya para iabot itong mga food pack para sa aming baranga” Villanueva said.
As of September 30, Bulacan has recorded a total of 3,989 COVID-19 recoveries, 1,637 active cases and 98 deaths. ###