Nueva Ecija – Parents of children in an Indigenous Community (IP) were oriented and received information on how Communist Terrorist Groups (CTGs) deceived and exploited the IPs through propaganda machineries and deception strategies information in a Gift-giving activity at Sitio Binbin, Brgy Gen Luna, Carranglan, Nueva Ecija on October 10.
The parent’s orientation were given during an Outreach Program and Giving of School Supplies at Binbin Integraded school which was conducted by the 84th Infantry (Victorious) Battalion in partnership with Igorot Warriors International Foundation (IWIF) and Destura Construction & Interior Design Services.
According to Lieutenant Colonel Enrico Gil C Ileto, Commanding Officer of 84th Infantry (Victorious) Battalion, “Ang inyong kasundaluhan ay hindi magsasawa at titigil sa pagbibigay ng mga kaalaman at impormasyon sa ating mga kapatid na katutubo at sa lahat ng sektor ng ating lipunan upang wala ng malinlang at magamit pa ng mga Komunistang Teroristang Grupo para sa kanilang pagsusulong ng terorismong mga gawain.”
Datu Wilson Bugtong, the Bogkalot Tribal Cheiftain in the area said that, “Ang buong tribu ng Bogkalot at Kalanguya ay lubos na nagpapasalamat sa mga gamit pang eskwela na naipagkaloob para sa mga mag-aaral, ito ay napakalaking tulong upang mas lalo pa nilang mapabuti ang kanilang pag-aaral sa kabila ng hamon ng pandemya.” He also added, “Nagpapasalamat din kami sa walang humpay na tulong na ipinagkaloob ng 84IB lalo na sa pagpapabatid at pagbibigay kaalaman upang kami ay hindi magamit at malinlang sa komunistang Teroristang Grupo na naglalayong sirain ang pamahalaan.”
The IP students received one school bag, two notebooks, one long-pad paper, one 1/2 crosswise paper, one learning pocket flash cards, one box crayons, one scissor, two pencils, one set design ruler, four ball-pens and slippers during the activity.
“The foundation is so much grateful for the untiring efforts of the 84IB for our IP brothers and sisters,” said Mr Gabriel P Chaclag and Mr John Paul O Santos, representatives of the Igorot Warriors International Foundation. They also stressed out that the parent’s primary concerned should always look out and guide their children into the right path in order for them to succeed in the future and not to be wasted in the Communist Terrorist Groups (CTGs).
The required Interagency Task Force against Covid19 Health protocols were observed during the activity.