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× Senior citizens with pension excluded from social amelioration program

MANILA, Philippines --- Senior citizens receiving pensions are excluded from availing the government's cash assistance under the social amelioration program, the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for the Management of Emerging Infectious Disease said Monday.

While the elderly are among the target beneficiaries of the program, IATF spokesperson and Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles stressed that only…

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