[In the news] Sitio San Roque residents finally get aid, believe it’s because of their protest -GMAnews

Residents of Sitio San Roque in Quezon City finally received on Thursday the long-awaited food packs from local authorities.

Officials of Barangay Bagong Pag-asa and some City Hall staff led the distribution of aid to residents, according to a 24 Oras report by Ian Cruz.

“Ngayon lang po, kung hindi kami nag-rally kahapon sa labas, hindi kami nabigyan ng pansin,” said Clara Vargas, a San Roque resident.

She joined her community in protesting along EDSA on Wednesday over aid promised by the local government that they had yet to receive.

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