BALER, Aurora -- Police here announced that 1,565 drug personalities have surrendered since they implemented “Oplan Tokhang” in this province.
The Provincial Police Office reported that under “Oplan Tokhang,” 103 alleged drug pushers and 1,462 drug users, including 31 minors, were neutralized.
Police records showed 471 surrenderees in Baler, Casiguran 122, Dilasag 15, Dinalungan 36, Dingalan 139, Dipaculao 187, Maria Aurora 202 and San Luis 393.
In Dipaculao town, police and the local government unit launched a reformation program for drug pushers and users who voluntarily surrendered following the intensified implementation of the anti-illegal campaign.
Senior Insp. Ferdinand B. Usita, chief of police, said more suspected drug users and pushers have submitted themselves for reformation in the town.