President Duterte’s political occasion, the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) has reciprocated China’s gesture, donating P15 million to these displaced within the Marawi battle, by extending monetary help to landslide victims in Sichuan province.
At least 40 houses have been buried underneath an avalanche of mud and rocks and death toll was estimated at over 140.
“This donation by PDP-Laban is an affirmation of the friendship between the Philippines and China,” Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, PDP-Laban president mentioned in a press release.
There was no point out of the quantity that PDP-Laban donated besides that it was acquired by Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua at his residence in a easy ceremony lately.
“Our Chinese friends were there when we needed assistance for the displaced residents of Marawi. It is only proper that Filipinos also offer what we can to help during their time of need,” Department of Energy (DOE) Sec. Alfonso Cusi, additionally PDP-Laban vice chair, mentioned.
China lately donated P15 million to assist the aid operations and rehabilitation efforts within the besieged southern metropolis of Marawi.