After going to Regions 3 and 4, Atty. Jovy Bernabe went to PCIC Regional Offices 1 and 2, to personally hand over indemnity checks to farmers struck by Tropical Storm Ondoy and Typhoon Pepeng. Atty. Bernabe first visited PCIC RO 1 in Urdaneta, Pangasinan wherein a total of 245 farmers were affected by Ondoy and Pepeng. PCIC handed out PHP2.1M worth of indemnity checks. PCIC RO 1 currently covers the provinces of Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union and Pangasinan.
Atty. Jovy Bernabe also visited PCIC Regional Office 2 in Cagayan to personally inspect the damage sought by Ondoy and Pepeng and to hand over PHP12M worth indemnity checks to more than 800 farmers/beneficiaries. PCIC RO 2 covers the provinces of Batanes, Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya and Quirino.
Atty. Bernabe, in both occasions, thanked the farmers for supporting the various programs, products and services of the PCIC. Likewise, he told the farmers to continue to support the PCIC and urged them to encourage others who are not yet covered by PCIC to avail of the Insurance Packages offered by PCIC.