PRO1 on Alert after NPA Encounter in Quirino, Ilocos Sur

The Region 1 police have heightened their focused police operations after the government troops encountered suspected members of the New People’s Army at Sitio Kin Lourdes, Barangay Namitpit, Quirino, Ilocos Sur on February 26, 2015 that killed five (5) and wounded six (6) personnel of the 81st Infantry Battalion, 7th ID of the Philippine Army.

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Sakupit, Uppit, Sangi a Kuppit: Kastoy ti Agaramid

An artist of sakupit, he's from Iteb, Malideg, Quirino, Ilocos Sur.  He makes the locally known as sakupit or backpack.

An artist of sakupit, he's from Iteb, Malideg, Quirino, Ilocos Sur. He makes the locally known as sakupit or backpack.

 Ti sakupit, sangi ken pasiking wenno dadduma pay nga awagna— ket maysa a kita ti backpack a naaramid iti kawayan.  Aramaten idi daytoy dagiti iti tribtribu tapno pagikabilan ti gargaret, ramramit ken dadduma pay a kasapulan nangruna no adda ti papananda.

            Manmanon ti makita nga agar-aramat iti kastoy.  Nupay adda latta dagiti saggaysa a di mangibain a mangikaratay ti kastoy.  No adda makita a kastoy,ibagadan a—taga-sursurong wenno taga-upland.

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