Mayor Carlo Rabat graced the change of command ceremony at 701st Infantry (KAGITINGAN) Brigade, Sitio Magay, Don Martin Marundan, City of Mati later this day.
Colonel Reuben I. Basiao assumed the post as the new commander of the brigade from the newly promoted Brigadier General Bienvenido R. Datuin Jr. who is now the Assistant Division Commander of the 10th Infantry Division.
In recognition of the latter’s service and dedication in securing the land and protecting the people of Mati, Mayor Carlo handed a plaque of appreciation and Vice Mayor Glenda Rabat-Gayta on the other hand presented the Sangguniang Panlungsod’s resolution expressing its gratitude to the God-fearing Leader, Builder, Teacher, Father – Friend.