Turnover of Financial Assistance donated by NCR Mayor to
Maasin Southern Leyte, Dinagat Island and Siargao, Surigao Del Norte
Jan. 28, 2022
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), led by Chairman Benhur Abalos, met local officials of provinces of Surigao, Surigao Del Norte, and Maasin, Southern Leyte, which were severely hit by Typhoon "Odette" last December and turned over financial assistance donated by the National Capital Region mayors thru Metro Manila Council Resolution 21-31 (s. 2021). Abalos said the cash assistance aims to provide funds to help those areas in their rehabilitation and rebuilding efforts from the severe damage inflicted by "Odette."