Mati City Mayor Michelle Nakpil Rabat turned over Friday, December 4, equipment to the Philippine Coast Guard for the maritime operations in the city.
The donated pieces of equipment were handed over to Lt. JG Elmar Mesina, station commander of the Coast Guard Station Davao Oriental.
Rabat said among the equipment donated were the night vision binoculars, portable GPS, searchlights, lifebuoy can, megaphones, and heavy-duty flashlights.
She said the PCG based in Mati has been a reliable partner of the local government in continuing fight against illegal fishers in the bays of Pujada, Balete, and Mayo. #