The “Albay Libreng Sakay: Balik Probinsya Program” initiated by the Provincial Government of Albay (PGA) under the leadership of Gov. Al Francis C. Bichara through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office headed by Dr. Eva Grageda sent out about 40 busses to the Redemptorist Church of Baclaran to transport 596 Locally Stranded Individuals (LSIs) back to Metro Manila on Wednesday, June 17,2020. The same busses will likewise pick up more than one thousand Locally Stranded Albayanos from Metro Manila and will be transported back to the province.
Before the departure, Dr. Gregada oriented all bus drivers before going to the LGUs where they are assigned. All passengers are advised to follow the safety protocol.
“Hindi man po hassle tapos very helpful po siya sa mga katulad ko na iko-confirm ang employment sa manila”, insights of Jennifer Basiloy, 36, a domestic helper from Legazpi Albay.