Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong said the city government is set to give P500,000 as financial assistance to disaster victims in Apayao.
Apayao has been struck by typhoons in recent weeks.
The Baguio politiko said the P500,000 will sourced from the unappropriated quick response component of the city’s disaster risk reduction fund.
He said he recently talked to Apayao Governor Eleanor Bulut-Begtang regarding the extent of the damage sustained by the province.
Magalong also made the assurance that Baguio has enough funds in case of calamities.