President Duterte visits typhoon-ravaged Cagayan Valley region

TUGUEGARAO CITY — President Rodrigo R. Duterte visited here on Sunday to distribute relief goods and cash assistance to typhoon victims and personally assess the damage caused by typhoon “Lawin” in the Cagayan Valley region.

The President arrived at the Tuguegarao Airport shortly before 1 p.m. He was welcomed by Gov. Manuel Mamba, 3rd District Rep. Randolf Teng, Tuuegarao City Mayor Jefferson Soriano, military and local officials, and immediately proceeded to the Operations Center in Valley Hotel for a closed-door meeting with local government officials from the region.

After the meeting, the President went to the People’sGym here to hand financial assistance to Cagayano typhoon victims.