Photo Release

March 19, 2019

Senate investigates water shortage: Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon (2nd from left) asks Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System Administrator (MWSS) Administrator Reynaldo Velasco about the agency’s long-term plan to provide uninterrupted and affordable potable water to residents of Metro Manila. “We should have a masterplan to address a problem that will not go away. Tell us what legislation is needed to assist you or address this problem,” Drilon told Velasco during a Senate investigation on the water shortage crisis in Metro Manila Tuesday, March 19, 2019. Also in photo are (left to right) Senators Grace Poe, chair of the Senate Committee on Public Services, Panfilo Lacson, Sherwin Gatchalian and Joel Villanueva. (PRIB Photo by Albert Calvelo/19 March 2019)