The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary Virgilio “Gil” De Los Reyes paid a visit to DAR Agusan del Sur field office last May 29, 2013. Together with him was DAR Regional Director Faisar Ali Mambuay, Assistant Regional Director for Operations Andre B. Atega, and Assistant Regional Director for Administration Daylinda P. Narisma. The other three Provincial Agrarian Reform Officers (PAROs) rom the other 3 provinces of DAR CARAGA were also present.
PARO II Paysal B. Tumog expressed his sincere appreciation regarding the Secretary’s visit saying, “To our dear Secretary Gil, we are so elated. With your presence, we will be more motivated and inspired to accomplish the target the agency has set for us to work on this year.”
Secretary De Los Reyes in his message implored the DAR Agusan del Sur to deliver and distribute the target 5,265 hectares for the year to the qualified agrarian reform beneficiaries. “As a department, we have to ensure that we are able to deliver. We have to prove that the personnel in DAR can seek innovative solutions. We have to prove that the DAR personnel can change and make things possible.” Secretary De Los Reyes emphasized.
After his field visit in Agusan del Sur, he went to Lianga Surigao del Sur on the same day to talk with the Federation of Agrarian Reform People’s Organization in Agusan del Sur (FEDARPOADSI) in a joint action planning with the agrarian reform beneficiaries of Surigao del Sur under the federation development component of ARISP 3 .