Articles worth reading

Muntinlupa News

Muntinlupa distributes ECQ ayuda to 186,174 residents

account_balanceMuntinlupa chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

As of August 16, at least 186,174 beneficiaries in Muntinlupa have already received their financial assistance from the local government during the imposition of the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) in Metro Manila.

The local government of Muntinlupa logged 186,174 ECQ ayuda beneficiaries who have received their financial aid amounting to 1,000 pesos per individual and up to 4,000 pesos per family via online payment service GCash. 

The total disbursed amount for Muntinlupa residents’ financial assistance is 186,174,000 out of the 442,191,000 pesos fund as of August 16. The city received on Friday, August 13, the additional fund from the national government amounting to 582,000 pesos as augmentation to its original allocation of 441,609,000 pesos for Muntinlupa.

Muntinlupa City partnered with GCash for a contactless mode of distribution to ensure the residents’ safety from further COVID-19 transmissions.

“Minabuti ng Pamahalaang Lungsod na magsagawa ng online distribution upang siguruhin ang kaligtasan ng lahat mula sa COVID-19,” the City Government of Muntinlupa posted on its Facebook page.

Muntinlupa cash aid beneficiaries are enjoined to create their verified GCash accounts via in-app sign-in feature and register their details thru Meanwhile, dependents of head of households who died but are still part of the list and previous beneficiaries who are not part of the current list may register online via for validation.

In a separate announcement, the local government also advised beneficiaries that they may use the GCash verified accounts of their family members as long as they are declared as official dependents in their previous registration.

While cash aid payouts in the city are facilitated primarily through an online payment service, the local government eyes to conduct a manual payout scheme for those who are unable to claim their financial assistance thru GCash.

The deadline of registration of GCash account details is extended until August 18 (9:00pm). The local government noted that there will be extension of deadline to accommodate beneficiaries who are experiencing delays with their verification.

Further, the Social Service Department simultaneously distributes food packs to augment assistance for residents affected by the ECQ such as PWDs, youth sector, and the elderly, among others. For the month of August, SSD Muntinlupa recorded 3,508 food packs released to various communities as of August 16. The distribution of food packs to affected individuals is still ongoing.

Muntinlupa City has 16,844 confirmed cases with 14,679 recoveries, 1,758 active cases, 407 reported deaths, 37 suspect cases, and 2,107 probable cases as of August 16.

date_rangeDate Published
1 month ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

Caloocan issues ‘fully vaxxed’ certificates

account_balanceCaloocan chrome_reader_mode6 days ago

Caloocan has started providing “Fully Vaxxed” certifications to establishments in the city whose employees are 100 percent fully-vaccinated, according to a report by Daily Tribune. Mayor Oca Malapitan said the initiative will encourage b...

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte

Belmonte wants strict monitoring of closed-setting facilities 

account_balanceQuezon City chrome_reader_mode6 days ago

The Quezon City government is strictly monitoring all closed-setting facilities situated in the city after 22 more individuals tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in another religious convent, according to a report by Phi...

Makati Mayor Abby Binay

Makati street under granular lockdown

account_balanceMakati chrome_reader_mode6 days ago

Makati Mayor Abby Binay has ordered the implementation of a granular lockdown at H. Santos St. in Brgy. Tejeros starting at 12:01 a.m. of Thursday, September 16, 2021. “I ordered the granular lockdown after noting an increase in the number of ...

Muntinlupa warns scholars against violating curfew 

account_balanceMuntinlupa chrome_reader_mode15 hours ago

In a bid to prevent further COVID-19 transmission among the youth, the local government tightens its curfew operations and warns minors to observe curfew rules or face suspension in the local scholarship program. Under a local ordinance, curfew viol...

Another QC convent reports Covid outbreak

account_balanceQuezon City chrome_reader_mode6 days ago

A third convent in Quezon City was hit by an outbreak of coronavirus disease (COViD-19) cases with 13 nuns reportedly being infected, according to a report by Manila Bulletin. The nuns are reportedly from the convent of Stella Maris in Cubao, Q...

Let's Stay Connected Like us on our Facebook page.
Click on the article to continue reading
Quezon City adopts no contact apprehension system Red Cross pushes saliva test Vaccines from COVAX to arrive in Q1 Makati Shangri-La to close doors on Feb. 1 Cities in NCR to start vaccination simultaneously Mother, girlfriend of Filipino infected with UK variant also test positive Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature