Some 15 communities in the city of Barinas benefited from the distribution of 16 tons of protein during days held over the weekend. In the operations, more than 5.200 families received chickens, eggs or meat at low cost through Pdval and Mercal.
The central activity was led by Governor Argenis Chávez, who went to the Base of Misiones 26 Julio, Punta Gorda sector of the Corazón de Jesús parish in the capital municipality, to deliver the proteins to some 2.700 families in six sectors, among they: My Old Punta Gorda, Santa Rosalía de Palermo and Santo Domingo.
The regional president stated that the national and regional government continue to guarantee food despite the pandemic and the economic blockade.
On the other hand, through the social networks Pdval reported that a military civic union was deployed at the La Esmeralda mission base, San Silvestre parish, to serve 416 families with 1,3 tons of protein.
Likewise, members of the point and circle of the Alto Barinas parish thanked the support of the Ministry of Popular Power for Food and the government for the distribution of some 5 tons of chicken that benefited 2.160 families from eight sectors.