9 months PCSO approves P6.5-million assistance to earthquake-stricken Pampanga, Zambales MB
By JEL SANTOS A total of P6.5 million will be given to the earthquake-stricken provinces of Pampanga and Zambales, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office(PCSO) announced yesterday. Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) board member Sandra Cam(ALI VICOY / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) On April 22, a strong earthquake jolted Luzon. The epicenter of the 6.1-magnitude earthquake was located in Zambales. Its neighboring province Pampanga was badly devastated as a four-story supermarket in Porac collapsed. At least 16 people died in Pampanga and Zambales because of the powerful earthquake. Director Sandra Cam, PCSO board member, said that the board agreed to allocate ... more