ZAMBOANGA CITY – The city government distributed financial assistance to 1,581 Covid-19 survivors here on Monday, July 24. The beneficiaries were infected with Covid from January to September 2022. They were from Barangays Putik, Recodo, Rio Hondo, Salaan, Quiniput, San Jose Gusu, Cawa Cawa, Santa Barbara, Sinunuc, San Roque, Sinubong, Sibulao, and Santa Maria. Those who had severe infection received P5,000 while those who had moderate symptoms received P3,000. The activity is the third in a series of payouts from July 21 to 28. Around 6,000 Covid survivors are expected to benefit from the program.

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