Zambo Sur hosts first Mindanao BSP jamboree PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 25 November 2011 17:29

Pagadian City and the province of Zamboanga del Sur hosted the 1st Mindanao Scouts Jamboree held in Barangay Dau November 23 -27,2011.

With the theme “Building Tomorrow Today”, the jamboree was sponsored and supported  by the Zamboanga del Sur Provincial government led by Gov. Antonio Cerilles, Rep. Aurora Cerilles and  Rep. Victor Yu.

Zamboanga del Sur Police Provincial Director Sr. Supt. Jose  Bayani  L. Gucela disclosed that security has been in place in coordination with the Philippine Army and other law enforcement agencies.

Police Regional Director-9  Chief Supt. Elpidio Z. De Asis Jr. has sent companies  of troopers from the 9th Regional Public Safety Battalion.

Zamboanga del Sur Highway Patrol Group Provincial Team Chief  Sr.  Insp. Dexter Diones  provided a  marshall  motorcycles for the contingents from the different regions of Mindanao  for the whole duration of the activities including the boyscouts touring in the city.

Gucela  said the entire command is on red alert to ensure that the jamboree is successful and no contingent or its members will be harm or hurt.

“With the military, we have secured all the entry and exit points of the province and the venue of the jamboree,” Gucela said. —  Allen Abastillas