Pasig City will be giving financial assistance to PUV drivers affected by the community quarantine.
Pasig City mayor Vico Sotto tweeted that PUV drivers, including jeepney drivers, tricycle drivers, and UV drivers, will be receiving financial assistance of PHP 3,000. According to Pasig City’s estimation, they will be providing 18,500 drivers for a total of PHP 55.5 million.
The distribution of financial assistance is scheduled and will begin on Monday, March 30, 2020.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR OUR PUBLIC TRANSPORT DRIVERS AFFECTED BY THE COMMUNITY QUARANTINE.
(5,800 jeepney drivers + 12,000 tricycle drivers + 700 UV drivers)
total of 55.5M.
— Vico Sotto (@VicoSotto) March 26, 2020