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Php 18,000 ?! Tama na! Sobra na!

27 Jun

Eto nanaman nangingialam sa mga bagay bagay na wala naman akong kinalaman!

Ay Wait! Teka! Taxpayer ako eh! so… Technically allowed ako mag comment!

The Philippine Daily Inquirer’s TJ Burgonio reports that the government is offering ₱18,000 to each of the 20,000 families of informal settlers living along estuaries and under bridges in Metro Manila “so they can rent decent and safe homes elsewhere for 12 months while officials are looking for a place to resettle them permanently.”

The report explained that the government is dangling the relocation assistance package—which amounts to ₱1,500 per month—to the residents because its calculation shows that it is a cheaper option compared to shelling out money to rescue the families should calamities occur during the rainy season. According to Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Undersecretary Francisco Fernandez, the total cost of the package for the 20,000 families runs up to ₱360 million.

The DILG’s move to relocate 19,440 families is part of President Benigno Aquino III’s “₱50-billion relocation plan” aimed at clearing major waterways to ease flooding in Metro Manila. According to the report, the plan “has yet to take off” since it was unveiled in 2011 because “of the difficulty of finding a resettlement place” for the residents.

C’mon Philippines! Mukang hindi yan ang tamang sagot sa ganitong problema! Sorry ah hindi naman ako galit sa kanilang lahat… Nakakainis lang kasi hindi naman nila tinutulungan ang sarili nila at umaasa nalang palagi sa tulong na ibibigay ng Gombyerno… Nakakainislang… kasi sila pa ‘tong mayabang na ayaw umalis sa lupang HINDI naman kanila at HINDI dapat tinitirahan… Tapos sila pa ang bibigyan ng Pera upang makarenta ng disenteng tahanan?!

Hindi ko alam kung si President Noynoy Aquino ba ang problema… Si Sec. Dinky Soliman… O sadyang… AKO lang ang may topak at pinapatulan ko ang ganitong klaseng usapin… NweiItatakbo ko na nga lang tobaka sakaling manalo pa ako sa Senado… Pak!

Namaste!

 
1 Comment

Posted by on June 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

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One response to “Php 18,000 ?! Tama na! Sobra na!

  1. Ann S.

    July 3, 2013 at 10:45 am

    Wala kang topak, my dear. Parehas lang tayo na mga taxpayer na napupuno na. Matapos nakawin ng corrupt officials ang taxes natin, ito naman mga informal settler ang sina-subsidize natin.

     

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