Mayor Isko Moreno will be distributing the P500 pension for the elderly citizens of Manila sometime before the yearend.
Moreno said a total of P120.5 million in social amelioration funds has been set aside for 40,633 seniors, who will be getting the pensions through PayMaya or manual doleout.
City Hall also announced the earmarking of P1.966 million for the pension of solo parents and P3.222 million for PWDs.
All these disbursements are in line with City Ordinance No. 8565, according to sources in the Office of the Mayor.
The city government will release the amelioration monies in bulk to close its books by Dec. 31.