The legal professional of Quezon Town executive has denied the allegations made by means of Anakalusugan Birthday celebration Consultant Mike Defensor that the native executive’s procurement of face shields in 2020 was once overpriced.
In step with Atty. Nino Casimiro of the QC felony place of work, Defensor failed to say the context and timing of the procurement of face shields.
“What the nice Congressman failed to say is the context and the timing of this procurement. This was once all the way through the time that IATF Answer No. 88, Collection of 2020 (issued on December 14, 2020) made it necessary to put on face shields below the specter of felony sanctions.” he stated.
“This caused the quick necessity to supply our electorate the manner to conform therewith, particularly the deficient. Together with different components, this brought about a surge in call for and a pointy spike in costs,” he added.
Casimiro additionally famous that the procurement provider of the nationwide executive was once promoting the similar face protect at P120 according to piece to different executive devices all the way through that point.
He added that the QC LGU procured the face shields below an “emergency bidding procedure”.
“There have been different certified members, and we decided on the bottom worth,” he stated.
In the meantime, he confident the general public that the procurement of the face shields have been “meticulously audited and scrutinized by means of the Fee of Audit”.