San Miguel, Iloilo – The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) affirmed the reliability of the relocation site for the families affected by Iloilo’s biggest irrigation project.

The affirmation came after the geohazard assessment conducted by the MGB together with the National Irrigation Administration (NIA), proponent of the Jalaur River Multi-Purpose Project Stage II (JRMP II) and the National Housing Authority (NHA) on October 22, 2015. 

NIA will relocate families that will be directly affected by the JRMP II.  The relocation site in Sitio Agburi in Barangay Cahigon, Calinog was selected by the relocates themselves after series of consultative discussion.