Camp Kangleon, Palo, Leyte- The Philippine National Police, National Headquarters awarded the Police Regional Office represented by PBGEN BERNARD M BANAC, Regional Director, for its remarkable disaster response during the onslaught of Typhoon Odette and Agaton at the PNP-NHQ, Camp Crame, Quezon City on July 28, 2022.
Said recognition was given coinciding the Culminating Ceremony of the 27th Police Community Relations Month with the theme, “Ugnayang Pulisya at Komunidad tungo sa Mapayapa, Maayos, at Maunlad na Pamayanan.”
PRO 8 was recognized for its contribution in alleviating the lives of the affected people and the community brought about by the onslaught of Typhoons Odette and Agaton which badly hit the Eastern Visayas leaving a large damage and losses of lives. Likewise, PRO 8 was awarded for its competence, professionalism, generous deeds and unselfish regard for the victims despite the possible danger.
RD BANAC presented the plaque to the men and women of PRO 8 on July 29, 2022 and expressed his gratitude to all who were behind the recognition. ” Our genuine efforts were recognized and I took pride in receiving such. It was a team effort, thus, I congratulate everyone of you for a job well done,” RD BANAC said.
He further said that, recognized or not, a police officer must perform his mandated task tirelessly with with compasiion and sincerity.