7 months F/B Gem Ver1 owner worries about Piñol’s promise to help after DA head resigns MB
By Jan Carlo Anolin The owner of the fishing vessel F/B GEM-VER1 feared that the promised help from former Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol will not push through. In this undated June 2019 handout photo provided Arlinda dela Torre via the Department of Agriculture, the damaged Filipino fishing boat F/B Gemver 1 lies on the shores at San Jose, Occidental Mindoro. (Department of Agriculture via AP / MANILA BULLETIN) In an interview with ANC, Arlinda Dela Torre, owner of the destroyed fishing vessel F/B GEM-VER1, said she “lost hope” that the promises of assistance to her and the troubled fishermen ... more