Good news: Cops, soldiers, Coast Guard men get 20 pct discount on all public buses


Posted at Feb 11 2019 11:49 AM

MANILA- Uniformed personnel can avail of a 20-percent discount on all public utility buses starting Monday, Feb.11, the Department of Transportation said.

Personnel from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Philippine National Police (PNP), and the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), who are on active duty, are qualified for the discount in all city and provincial buses.

“In line with the President’s directive, this is our way of giving back to our soldiers, policemen and Coast Guard servicemen who secure our nation and protect the Filipino people," Transportation Secretary
Arthur Tugade said in a statement.

The DOTr said uniformed personnel from the said agencies only have to present a valid ID as proof of active service to avail of the discount.