By Lyca Therese M. Sarenas | MSSD BARMM
The Bangsamoro Ministry of Social services and Development (MSSD) has completed on Sept. 16, 2021, the final Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino (4Ps) biometric pay-out in the 36 municipalities of Maguindanao Province with the disbursement of the cash grants to 2,706 partner-beneficiaries from Buldon, Maguindanao.
4Ps in the BARMM is transitioning to the use of the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) EMV cash card as its mode of payment.
A total of 99,928 partner-beneficiaries from Maguindanao have received their cash grants equivalent to PhP 424,003,300.00 since the biometric payouts in the 36 municipalities commenced on December 2020. This is equivalent to 83% of the total funded partner-beneficiaries of 4Ps in Maguindanao.
MSSD Maguindanao covers Ampatuan, Barira, Buldon, Buluan, Datu Abdullah Sangki, Datu Anggal Midtimbang, Datu Blah T. Sinsuat, Datu Hoffer, Datu Montawal, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Datu Paglas, Datu Piang, Datu Salibo, Datu Saudi Ampatuan, Datu Unsay, Gen. SK Pendatun, Guindulungan, Kabuntalan, Mamasapano, Mangudadatu, Matanog, Northern Kabuntalan, Pagalungan, Paglat, Pandag, Parang, Rajah Buayan, Shariff Aguak, Shariff Saydona Mustapha, South Upi, Sultan Kudarat, Sultan Mastura, Sultan sa Barongis, Talayan, Talitay, and Upi. (PR)