SALAY, MIS. OR., 2021, Mar 18 — The Local Government Unit of Salay headed by Mayor Jun Capistrano successfully conducted the Blessing and Turn-over of Medium Scale Fishing Vessel “Lansa” (32 tonnages), March 17, 2021, at the Community Fish Landing Center, Salay, Misamis Oriental.

The activity was graced by the Department of Agriculture (DA)-10 Regional Executive Director Dir. Carlene Collado, BFAR – 10 Regional Director Mr. Teodoro Bacolod, Jr., Misamis Oriental Provincial Fishery Officer Mr. Venancio Hilomen III, Cong. Christian Unabia’s Personal Information Officer (PIO) Mr. Pax Chaves, Landbank Representative Mr. Julius Vasallo, Salay SB Members, Salay Fisherfolks Federation President Mr. Roy Daming, and other Salay Fisherfolks Association Presidents.

The blessing of the Medium Scale Fishing Vessel “Lansa” was presided by Rev. Fr. Julito Cabactulan, SSJV.

Mayor Jun expresses his huge gratitude to the DA, BFAR, Landbank, and Congressman Christian Unabia for their indefatigable support, technical and financial assistance, that we were able to acquire this Medium Fishing Vessel. Acquiring this Fishing Vessel will help not only the livelihood of our Fisherfolks but also this will help boost our economy and lessen poverty.

Also, during Mayor Jun’s message he said, “Nalipay ko kay hinay-hinay na natong gakatubag ang problema sa atong mga mananagat. Mas matutokan ko na usab ang mga proyekto ug programa sa kabukiran, para sa atong mga mag-uuma ug uban pang mga programa para sa kaayuhan sa atong mga katawhan sa Salay”.

With the support and coordination of the officials, employees, and people of Salay we will surely continue to bloom.

Buswak pa, Salay!