Labor Secretary Bebot Bello approved another P1 million fund for the implementation of Tupad program in Bataan’s second district.
The secretary was in the province recently and awarded the salary of Tupad beneficiaries in Pilar town. Salaries of Tupad workers in nearby Orion town were also given in the same day.
Each beneficiary received P4,200 for 10 days work.
“Magaling magfollow up ang inyong congressman (Rep. Joet Garcia)”, the secretary said in jest.
“Mag hire naman kayo ng mga bata (kabataan) sa susunod sa Tupad”, he smilingly quipped .
Later in the day, Bello attended a programat the capitol where he was welcomed by Gov. Abet Garcia, mayors in the province, and other officials.