President Rodrigo Duterte has warned anew urban poor group, Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap
(Kadamay) against occupying government housing projects intended for policemen and soldiers in
San Isidro, Rodriguez, Rizal.
He gave the group until 12 noon on Friday, June 15 to vacate the housing units or face violent dispersal
by the police.
“Sabi ko sa pulis, ‘Kunin niyo ulit.’ Kung gusto ninyo ng away sabihin ko sa pulis, bigyan mo ng away. Kung
magkamatayan, wag kayo mauna ,pero kung kailangan pumatay kayo para iimplement ang legal na regulasyon,
gawin ninyo. Mamatayan, lima, anim, pito, wala akong pakialam” he said.
(I told the police “Get them back.” If they need a battle, I’ll advise the police to give them one. On the off chance
that it gets vicious, the police ought to secure themselves. On the off chance that carnage is fundamental in executing
the law, so be it. It may bring about five, six, seven losses, I couldn’t care less.)
He conveyed his final offer at the vow taking function of recently chose barangay authorities in Region 4A, Sta. Rosa
City in Laguna, Thursday, June 14.
Malacañang said Thursday the legislature won’t permit individuals from urban gathering Kadamay from involving once
more lodging units planned for officers and policemen after the gathering attempted yet neglected to assume control
empty houses in Rodriguez, Rizal on Wednesday.
Consequently Presidential representative Harry Roque said President Rodrigo Duterte has requested the Philippine National Police (PNP) to keep Kadamay from assuming control sit out of gear units simply like what they did at a state-supported lodging venture in Pandi, Bulacan a year ago.
The Palace official said Kadamay’s takeover of lodging units in Bulacan ought to be the “last.”
“They can’t go rogue,” Roque said.
Gloria Arellano, Kadamay national executive, said additionally they were compelled to complete a “bantayang bahay” dissent after assumed recipients from their gathering were disregarded for different applicants.
Furthermore a request has been coordinated to the NHA National Housing Authority to clarify why we have sit out of gear lodging units and when they plan to give these lodging units to their proposed recipients,” Roque said.
Meanwhile Duterte prior marked the congressional determination approving the NHA to grant vacant lodging units to other qualified recipients.
Besides mark on May 9, Joint Resolution 2 enables the NHA to grant lodging units that are abandoned by faculty of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP), and Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) and the PNP.
Additionally secure by the joint determination were units whose proprietorship and ownership are surrender by awardees and separate honors were drop.
The determination refered to the 2016 Commission on Audit (COA) report which underscored the low inhabitance rate of finished lodging units.
For 2016 alone, the COA said of the 62,472 finish lodging units, just 7,143 were possess and the abandon units totaled 55,329.
Hence different report of the NHA demonstrated that of 74,195 units focused for fruition starting at July 31, 2017, 63,836 units were completely finish. of these finished units, just 8,837 units were possess.