NPA Landmines Convoy of Ambulances in Davao Del Sur; 5 Civilians Wounded
CAMP AGUINALDO, Quezon City – Five civilians were wounded after a landmine planted by the New People’s Army (NPA) exploded last night in Bansalan town, in Davao Del Sur.
At about 7:30 pm yesterday, March 2, 2014, a convoy of ambulances from Davao Del Sur Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) headed by Bonita Dela Cruz, Red Cross Davao del Sur Chapter headed by Winston Malinao and 39th Infantry Battalion (39IB) ambulance led by 1lt Allan Dale Ibones, while heading towards Sitio Balutakay, Brgy. Managa, Bansalan was hit by a landmine planted by NPA rebels belonging to its Guerilla Front 51, Southern Mindanao Regional Committee (SMRC) under an alias ‘Rangrang’ in Sitio Tower of said barangay. Read More