ILAGAN, Isabela, October 25 -- The provincial government of Isabela headed by Gov. Faustino G. Dy III will be extending financial assistance to the bereaved families of the three Isabela soldiers who were killed in Basilan last week. Echague Isabela
The three soldiers were identified by authorities as 1st Lieutenant Vladimir Maninang of hails in Nagassican, Santiago City, Private First Class Dennis Bulan of Capo, Ilagan and Corporal Roderick Cabucana of Ramon, Isabela.
All the three soldiers’ families were all in grief when they learned that their soldier loved ones were included in the list of slain soldiers by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) rebels in Basilan last week.
Governor Faustino G. Dy III decided to personally visit the soldiers and their families to express his condolences and at the same time hand over the financial assistance to the families left by the soldiers from the provincial government.
Dy will first visit the wake of Bulan in Ilagan, then to Cabucana in Ramon and finally to Maninang in Santiago City.
Meanwhile, the provincial board of this province is set to pass a resolution to be sponsored by board member Kiryll Bello condemning the ruthless and senseless ambush killings of 19 army officers and enlisted soldiers in Basilan last week.
The resolution also intends to express condolences to the families of the three soldiers who were killed in line of their duties to defend the state from terrorists and lawless elements. (Isabela Province)