Close To 179,000 Valid PUJ Franchise Holders to Benefit From The Pantawid Pasada Program
17 July 2018
The Departement of Transportation (DOTr) and The Land Transportation Franchising & Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is currently distributing initial batch of Pantawid Pasada Fuel Cards today at Bulwagang Edu, LTO main office East Ave., Quezon City.
Around 179,000 valid franchise holders of Public Utility Jeepneys (PUJ) nationwide will benefit from the Pantawid Pasada Fuel Program. Each Recipient will receive a Pantawid Fuel card containing 5,000PhP as fuel subsidy for year 2018. Each Pantawid Pasada Fuel Card contains the following information: a) Complete name of franchise holder;b) Plate number of PUJ; c) Region where the franchise was registered; and d) card number.
For Pantawid Pasada Fuel program’s eligible recipients from the Central Office (CO) and National Capital Region (NCR),distribution is on-going today and will continue until tomorrow, 8am-5pm, July, 18 in Bulwagang Edu, LTO main office East Ave., QC.
The initial distribution started yesterday in LTFRB with around 500 cards available to the beneficiaries. LTFRB will contact beneficiaries and post their names here on the LTFRB website or just click on this link http://ltfrb.gov.ph/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Pantawid-Pasada-Program-Recipients-_-Partial-List.pdf. Beneficiaries may also contact the LTFRB through its hotline 09214487777.
The Pantawid Pasada Fuel card is only valid for fuel purchases only at participating petroleum retail outlets or gasoline stations, with “Pantawid Pasada Card Accepted Here” sign posted. Any violation in the use of the card (purchase of other products aside from fuel using the card) will automatically disqualify the card owner from e Pantawid Pasada Fuel Program and its benefits.
Next year, each eligible franchise holder under the Pantawid Pasada Fuel Program is expected to receive Php 20,514.82 annually.