Bangsamoro Ministry of Social Services and Development (MSSD) has provided P3-million worth of financial assistance to a provincial hospital in Sulu.
MSSD Minister Raissa Jajuri said the fund was given to Sulu’s Integrated Provincial Hospital (IPHO) to help patients amid the coronavirus pandemic.
“This medical assistance could help with hospital bills, medicines, and laboratory tests. We hope that this support can help ease the daily burden of our brothers and sisters in Sulu amidst the Covid-19 pandemic,” she said.
MSSD is also set to provide ₱1-million each to Luuk District Hospital and Pangutaran District Hospital, both located in the province of Sulu.