The internally displace persons (IDP) can now go back to the places where they came from.
P/SSupt. Rogelio Nuñeza, Deputy Director for Operations of the Philippine National Police (PNP), region 10 assured as Lanao residents have nothing to fear.
According to Nuñeza, PNP-10 has already sent an additional of 168 new policemen and 190 elements from the Regional Police Mobile Group (RPMG) to complement the municipal police forces in Lanao del Norte.
The additional forces will augment the Municipal Police Force, will be deployed in coastal areas and help in the conduct of checkpoints in strategic areas.
The establishment of the checkpoint was in response to the request of the residents after the lawless MILF group attacked the village, burned houses and killed a number of innocent civilians in the area, Nuñez stressed.