Hundreds of fire victims of Barangay Calindagan received cash assistance from the City Government of Dumaguete along with rice, slippers and other basic necessities at the City High School Gymnasium, Thursday.
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo supervised the distribution of the city’s relief to the fire victims with the City Social Welfare and Development Office, Barangay officials of Calindagan led by Punong Barangay Maria Isabel Sagarbarria, Cong. Manuel Sagarbarria, Vice-Governor Mark Macias, Cong. Jocelyn Limkaichong and Councilor Bernice Elmaco.
Vicky Kitane of the Mayor’s Office said that the cash assistance from the City Government amounted to P 1.05 million at P 10, 000 each of the 59 households that were totally destroyed; P 5, 000 for the partially damaged home and P 3, 000 each for the 151 renters.