CAMP SIONGCO, Awang, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao – Another two members of the New People's Army (NPA) voluntarily surrendered to 33rd Infantry Battalion in Bagumbayan, Sultan Kudarat at 9:30 this morning, November 06, 2017.
Last November 2, (Thursday), 8 NPA members have voluntarily surrendered of the same town.
The two former rebels are both residents of Sitio Balugo, Brgy Kabalunan, Bagumbayan. They were under Platoon Cloudphone of Guerilla Front 73.
They turned over two M16 rifles, one plastic long magazine, 58 live ammos, and one MK2 hand grenade.
The former leaders of Platoon Cloudphone, Ka Bobby and Ka Jimboy, who surrendered last September 2017, have facilitated the surrender of their former platoon members with the joint efforts of 33rd Infantry Battalion, 1st Mechanized Infantry Battalion and Bagumbayan PNP.
They will be presented to Bagumbayan Mayor Jonalette De Pedro and will be provided with government assistance under the Comprehensive Local Integration Program (CLIP).