Pangasinan Governor Amado Espino III on November 10 led the distribution of P11.8 million worth of equipment and livelihood assistance to fishermen in the province.
The livelihood aid was coursed through the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR).
Among the fishing equipment distributed through the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources are fish carts, mechanical fish sorter, stainless tables, fish processing kits, coolers boxes, and a stainless smokehouse.
Also given were payao materials, ring net, and artificial reefs.
The fishermen beneficiaries were from Sual, Labrador, Binmaley, Lingayen, Labrador, Calasiao, Sta. Barbara, Mangaldan, San Fabian, and Dagupan City.#