Philippine General Hospital Director Dr. Gerardo Legaspi received a check amounting to Php100-million from President Rodrigo Duterte during their meeting at the Malacañan Palace Music Room.
The said amount is intended to be allocated for the underprivileged patients of the hospital who cannot afford medical procedures and treatments.
This event was posted on Presidential Communications (Government of the Philippines) Facebook Page and immediately gains the praise and approval of the many grateful Filipino netizens.
Netizen Nathan Eil said, "Nagpasalamat po ako Kay pres.duterte dahil tatay ko po na admit sa hospital last week LNG 28 k ang bills sinagot po ng gobyerno ang bayad kya ako po taos pusong nagpapasalamat dahil ang laking tulong po para sa ating mahihirap...!!"
Arnel TE also commented, "Before...in the Philippines politics is business but now surely goes through the people who needs help specially does in need, good job mayor digs. asa paka manangkong ana mga pinoi."
One Priscila Wright also said, "Siya lang ang alam kong naging Presidente n tumutulong s mga mahihirap kaya mahal n mahal siya ng mga mamamayang Pilipino. Mabuhay po kayo and may our Dear Lord Bless you always. We all love you our dear President."