May 22, 2024

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Kamara, MMDA, may libreng sakay sa mga commuter

NAGSANIB-pwersa ang Kamara de Representantes at ang Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) sa pagpapakalat ng “rescue vehicles” para makapagbigay ng libreng sakay sa mga pasahero na apektado ng tigil-pasada sa Metro Manila.

“The House of the People is always working in collaboration with the Marcos government through the MMDA to alleviate the inconvenience caused to commuters by the transport strike. We have taken this joint initiative to ensure that stranded commuters have available rides to their work or home,” ani Speaker Romualdez matapos magpadala ng limang bus ang kaniyang tanggapan sa MMDA

“During this period of strike, I commend MMDA acting chair Artes for working with us in ensuring the continued accessibility of reliable public transportation services,” saad ni Speaker Romualdez.

Ayon kay Artes ang MMDA at Kamara ay nagpabiyahe ng limang bus nitong Lunes bilang dagdag na masasakyan ng mga apektadong pasahero.

“The MMDA, in partnership with the House of Representatives and other local government agencies, ensures the immediate dispatch of free ride services to help our commuting public. We thank the leadership of Speaker Romualdez for responding and helping our objective that commuters would not suffer from this transport strike,” ani Artes

Ayon kay Artes ang mga bus ay may rutang SUCAT-Baclaran, Pasig-Momumento-Quiapo, Philcoa-Doña carmen, Parañaque City to City Hall, t Antipolo-Quiapo. 

Nagkasa ng tatlong araw na tigil-pasada ang Pagkakaisa ng mga Samahan ng Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide (PISTON) bilang protesta sa Public Utility Vehicles Modernization Program (PUVMP).