RTMI RESUMES OPERATION IN LANAO DEL NORTE AREAS
The Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte through the leadership of Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza Dimaporo has approved the resumption of the Rural Transit Mindanao, Inc. (RTMI) resumes operation within the province starting today, March 9, 2021.
The operation of the bus company was disrupted because of the travel restrictions imposed by the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte together with the different LGUs to have a Boarder to Boarder Trips to ensure the safety of all passengers against the COVID 19 disease.
“The ban has been lifted today in line with the new resolution in order to give chance also for the operator and employees to generate income and to regain their lives that has been stalled due to the pandemic,” Governor Angging explained.
The Rural Transit Mindanao, Inc Supervisor Mr. Dominic Abanid, and his team were accompanied by Ms. Abeliza Manzano, the Head of Provincial Disaster Risk and Management Office to formally extend their gratitude to Governor Angging for the approval to yield their usual operation. They are very delighted to hear the good news from the Governor for they can already address the needs of their employees and expand the coverage of their service for the people.
With this, Governor Angging also asked the support of RTMI to still strictly follow health standard protocols and honestly fulfill their commitment to avoid further transmission of the virus in Lanao del Norte and to maintain a COVID free province. PIO-LDN