Pablo John Garcia, on Tuesday has asked the counter unite office through Deputy Ombudsman Paul Elmer Clemente to investigate a "very flawed and sporadic Clean and Green Program" of Toledo City.
Garcia, under the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) gathering, and Osmeña, an autonomous, are both running for a third region agent.
Recently, legal counselors Inocencio dela Cerna, Jr. what's more, Clark Cebrian, Jr., who spoke to Osmeña, recorded a movement for restraint refering to Garcia and Clemente were dear companions and colleagues amid their days at graduate school at the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman.
As confirmation, Osmeña's advice introduced a printed rundown of 1993 group of the UP College of Law.
Despite the fact that having gone to at a similar school isn't a ground for hindrance, Dela Cerna said there are laws that would bolster their appeal.
He, be that as it may, said that it is as yet the attentiveness of the Office of the Ombudsman-Visayas to repress from Garcia's ask.
"It is of the unassuming perspective on the respondent that the closeness of the connection between the complainant and [Deputy] Ombudsman Paul Elmer Clemente would make a misimpression of inclination, favoritism, and prejudgment to the hindrance of the respondent," read the movement.
In his demand, Garcia requested to explore Osmeña, City Mayor's Office Executive Assistant Justin Anthony De Jesus, officer-in-control (OIC) of the City Budget Office Gethsemane Mahinay, OIC City Administrator Ferdinand Marquez, City Treasurer Leonardo Rivera, Jr., Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) Members Marjorie Perales and Atty. Leo Dolino, Liga ng mga Barangay President Ophelio Dolino and ex-officio SP part, and every single other authority and representatives in charge of the execution of the P210 million Clean and Green Program in 2018.
Dela Cerna, in a question and answer session, said Osmeña depicted Garcia's turn as "phony news and political moving."
In the event that Garcia would have scrutinized the program, he ought to have not been particular on will's identity incorporated into the protest since the Clean and Green Program was streamed down up to the barangay level and it's in that dimension that would employ who might be the breadth cleaners.
Dela Cerna additionally addressed why councilor Dydee Zambo was excluded, who herself got the Clean and Green Program.
Zambo is under the PDP-Laban and is running for civic chairman in Toledo City.
Dela Cerna said Garcia's demonstration is untimely since the Commission on Audit (COA) report whom he is utilizing isn't yet last, and is liable to cures.
"It is exceptionally untimely of PJ (Pablo John) to record his case," he said. Dela Cerna is likewise asking Garcia's ability and lawful remaining in recording the equivalent.
Dela Cerna added the correct body to research is the COA and not the Ombudsman, which regulates the program.
Garcia, in an announcement, said he wouldn't fret will's identity exploring the grumbling.
He conceded Clemente was his cohort.
"While the facts confirm that we had a place with a similar class in UP Law, I have not conversed with Deputy Ombudsman Clemente since we moved on from graduate school. Keep in mind: this is a similar Deputy Ombudsman who rejected my sibling Mayor Nelson from the administration (albeit diminished by the CA as of late) and suspended my sibling Mayor Marlon," the announcement read.
Garcia encouraged if Osmeña feels that Zambo ought to be incorporated and has record to demonstrate it, he asked him to document a grumbling. "Be that as it may, the primary concern is: let the Ombudsman examine it."
In the interim, the COA has begun its test on the Clean and Green Program following the question of Garcia on the arrival of P210 million for the said program.