DSWD DROMIC Report #1 on the Armed Conflict in Kitaotao, Bukidnon as of 13 April 2019, 2PM
On 07 April 2019 at 9:00am, an armed conflict transpired between the New People’s Army (NPAs) and Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFPs) in Sitio Ngaran, Kipilas, Kitaotao, Bukidnon, which resulted to the displacement of families and individuals in the area. As of this reporting period, the strife between AFP and the alleged NPA is still going on and the IDPs of Kipilas, Kitaotao, Bukidnon still at the Bacayan Multi-purpose Building who struggled their safety for several days already. Source: DSWD-FO X
1. Status of Affected Families / Persons
A total of 330 families or 1,650 persons were affected by the armed conflict in Kipilas, Kitaotao, Bukidnon (see Table 1).
2. Status of Displaced Families/ Persons
There are 330 families or 1,650 persons who are currently staying at the Bacayan, Multi-Purpose Building (see Table 2).
3. Assistance Provided
A total of ₱2,649,043.00 worth of assistance was provided to the affected families; of which, ₱2,460,543.00 was provided by DSWD, and ₱188,500.00 was provided by LGU (see Table 3).