DOLE Agusan del Sur Provincial Office released salaries for the Tulong Pangkabuhayan para sa Displaced/Disadvantaged (TUPAD) Workers #BahayKoBarangayKo (BKBK) Program to six (6) municipalities in Agusan del Sur.
On April 15-16, 2020, a total of 285 beneficiaries from six (6) municipalities received Php 3,200.00 each equivalent to the 10 days disinfection/sanitation work program in their respective barangays. The following were the benefited municipalities: municipalities of Rosario, San Luis, Esperanza and Veruela with 50 #BKBK workers respectively; Bayugan City with 55 workers; and 33 workers from the Provincial Government of Agusan del Sur.
The release of salaries was held in the designated location of each municipality practicing social distancing as a protocol for the preventive measure of the spread of COVID-19.
TUPAD #BKBK is one of the programs of the government facilitated by DOLE to aid the informal sector workers who are affected by the current pandemic COVID-19.