The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)'s BRP Cape San Agustin (MRRV-4408) conducted a medical evacuation for three ailing residents from Dinagat Islands to Surigao City on 13 January 2022.
The patients were identified as Alfir Gemao of Barangay Magsaysay, Mario Lamotos of Barangay Basilisa, and Nora Canoy of Barangay San Jose in Dinagat Islands.
Two patients suffered from stroke, while the third patient needed immediate dialysis.
The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), through the Task Force Kalinga, has transported 40 tons of relief supplies to Puerto Princesa and El Nido, Palawan yesterday, 14 January 2022.
PCG District Palawan Commander, CG Captain Angel Z Viliran welcomed BRP Gabriela Silang (OPV-8301) from Manila carrying solar lights, generator sets, mattresses, medicines, sacks of rice, canned goods, and other essential supplies accumulated at the PCG Donation Hub from various humanitarian organizations, private sectors, and government agencies / officials.
CG Captain Viliran said the donations will be turned over to the Palawan Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) for immediate distribution to recovering families who are currently staying in temporary evacuation centers and those who recently returned to reconstruct their damaged homes.
Gamit ang BRP Cape Engaño (MRRV-4411), mabilis na naihatid ng Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) and 100 piraso ng medical gas tanks mula sa Department of Health (DOH) para sa suportahan ang laban kontra-COVID-19 ng Palawan Provincial Health Office (PHO).
Samantala, mahigit 50 kahon ng medical supplies naman ang tinurn over sa PCG District Palawan mula sa PCG Medical Service para sa kaligtasan ng mga frontline personnel sa kasagsagan ng pandemya.