The 10th Infantry “Steady…On” Battalion of the Philippine Army together with Misamis Occidental Provincial Police Office (MOCPPO) under PLT CHARIEN C ESTENZO, Deputy Provincial Community Affairs and Development Unit conducted Community Peace and Order and Public Safety dialogue with the residents and public officials of Brgy. Bernad, Clarin, Misamis Occidental last 8th of February, 2021.
The said dialogue focused on the prevention of recruitment of the youth by the communist terrorist group (CTG), efforts to curb illegal drugs in the barangay, the benefits of Anti-Terrorism Law especially to the communities vulnerable to the radicalization of the CTG, Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism, the government’s Enhanced Comprehensive Local Integration Program (E-CLIP) for those NPA members who would lay down theirs arms and abandon the terrorist armed struggle, and the role of the community in Ending Local Communist Armed Conflict under the EO 70.
The activity was attended by the residents of Brgy Bernad, Clarin and barangay officials headed by Hon. Alfredo Lamaras, 1st Brgy Kagawad of said barangay.