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NFA Bicol has enough rice

By: - Correspondent / @mbjaucianINQ
/ 03:22 PM March 19, 2020

LEGAZPI CITY –– The National Food Authority (NFA) assured the public that there is enough rice to last until April 14, the end of the enhanced community quarantine.

Henry Tristeza, NFA-Bicol director, said they have 163,000 bags in their warehouse and would prioritize local governments and the Department of Social Welfare and Development, that would need rice for the community.

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As of noon Thursday, Bicol remained free of coronavirus disease.

Edited by LZB
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