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32 indigent senior citizens in Antique town to receive social pension

ILOILO CITY, June 28 — A total of 28 indigent senior citizens from San Jose, Antique have qualified to avail of the P500 monthly social pension as mandated under Republic Act 9994 or the Expanded Senior Citizens Act.

The recipients were chosen through the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR) conducted by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).

A memorandum of agreement was recently signed by the municipality of San Jose represented by Mayor Rony L. Molina and DSWD regional director Minda B. Brigoli regarding this assistance. (PNA)


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