OkSi Gov. Gadiano recognizes heroism of slain cops
Occidental Mindoro Governor Eduardo Gadiano provided financial assistance and gave plaques of recognition to the cops who were ambushed last Friday in the province.
Gadiano recognized the heroism of PEMS Jonathan B. Alvarez, PSSg Nolito D. Develos Jr. at PCpl Estan T. Gongora who died during an encounter in Sitio Bamban, Barangay Nicolas, Magsaysay.
The Governor also gave the families of slain police P50,000 each as financial assistance.
“Mariing kinukondena ni Governor Ed Gadiano at ng ating pamahalaan ang walang habas na pagpatay sa hanay ng ating mga kapulisan at anumang uri ng karahasan sa Lalawigan ng Occidental Mindoro,” the governor’s office said.
“Nananatili ang mabuting hangarin ni Governor Ed sa pagkamit ng pangkalahatang kapayapaan sa Lalawigan at paglalapit ng serbisyo ng pamahalaan para sa lahat ng ating mga kababayan,” it added.
Present during the recognition were DILG Provincial Director Jun Olave, PGO-SAMARICA Admin Coco Mendiola, PSWDO Head Sally Lamoca, PPOC Focal Person Manny Tadeo, PTF-ELCAC Focal Person Voltaire Valdez and employees of the Capitol.