RD VELAYO JOINS BRP VESSELS COMMISSIONING
Regional Director Isidro M. Velayo, Jr., MDM joins the commissioning of government ships BRP Lapu-Lapu and BRP Francisco Dagohoy held at the Sasa Wharf, Davao City on December 21, 2017 together with BFAR regional directors. The event was spearheaded and graced by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte with DA Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol, Usec. for Fisheries and BFAR National Director Eduardo B. Gongona, PCG (Ret.) and other distinguished guests. The said two steel-hulled offshore vessels commissioning are expected to help strengthen the state’s ability to combat illegal fishing and immediately respond to disasters and the vessels will be deployed in various parts of the country to intensify fisheries law enforcement operations.