3 rebels yield in Aurora

May 29, 2021 Bernard Galang 259 views

Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga — Central Luzon police regional director Brig. Gen. Valeriano de Leon on Friday said PRO3’s efforts as a member of the Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF-ELCAC) and RTF ELCAC’s persistent campaign on anti-terrorism resulted in the surrender of three rebels in Aurora.

De Leon identified the surrenderees as alias Gil, a former member of Militiang Bayan; alias Jasmine, a former vice squad leader of SDG Central Aurora of Samahan Youth Propaganda (SYP) central under Aurora PCOM; and alias Tatang, a former member of Militiang Bayan operating in Bgy. Calaocan, Dipaculao, Aurora and Quirino province.

Joint elements of Dipaculao MPS together with personnel of PIU, and Aurora 2nd PMFC, Bravo Coy, 91st IB, PA facilitated the surrender of the former rebels.

De Leon said the former rebels are eligible to avail of the government’s Enhanced Comprehensive Local Integration Program and will be given a package of benefits such as livelihood, medical, education, housing and legal assistance.