Congratulations to the following Urdaneta barangays for being declared as Narcotics Free:
- · Cabaruan
- · Oltama
- · Tipuso
The criteria for declaring these barangays as drug free were the absence of
- · drug users
- · drug pushers
- · financiers.
Urdaneta City was recently in the National spotlight where it was reported that all Muslims were to be banned from the city, in its efforts to eradicate drugs in the area. An official statement denying those reports has since been released.