By Masiding Noor Yahya
The Police Regional Office in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region (PRO-BAR) has turned-over to Lanao del Sur Police Provincial Office eighty-eight units of Long Firearms 5.56MM BAR Galil ACE22N.
PBGen. Samuel P. Rodriguez, PRO BAR regional director, presided over the turn-over ceremony held at the Governor Mamintal M Adiong, Sr. Multi-Purpose Hall at Camp Bagong Amai Pakpak here on Monday Dec. 21, 2020, according to a statement furnished Philippine Muslim Today.
The 88 5.56MM Basic Assault Rifle (BAR) Galil ACE22N with complete accessories issued by PRO BAR are combat proven, and is one of the most reliable weapons under adverse and extreme conditions and very essential to PNP Personnel to effectively do their daily tasks and duties especially in operation.
These newly procured light weapons will be distributed to the different Municipal Police Stations based on the following category: MPS with below 5 Long Firearms, MPS along MSR/under threat and MPS with below 10 Long Firearms.
PCOL Rex O. Derilo received the said firearms witnessed by Lanao del Sur Provincial Governor Mamintal “Bombit” Alonto Adiong, Jr. (MNY)