The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Bataan has executed a Deed of Donation of cut logs for the provincial government, said Penro Raul Mamac.
He said they (DENR) already signed the donation document, which has been forwarded to the capitol. The logs will be used by the provincial government for COVID 19 local quarantine facilities.
“Our donation was in response to the request of Gov. Abet Garcia for the utilization of the cut trees affected by the road widening along Roman expressway”, said Mamac.
About 27.3217 cubic meter logs with the worth of more than P579 thousand were donated. “We are glad to be able to contribute to the Proclamation No. 1021, extending the period of the state of calamity throughout the country due to coronavirus”, Mamac said.
The governor has initiated the setting up of a number of quarantine facilities in the province to accommodate Covid 19 cases.
It will be remembered that National Task Force Against Covid-19 chief implementer Carlito Galvez Jr. has cited Garcia’s strong leadership as key in containing the coronavirus disease in the province.