Davao Oriental Governor Nelson L. Dayanghirang recently led the historic ground breaking ceremony of the construction of a new Lupon Gymnasium beside the new Municipal Hall building, National Hi-way, Batasan, Bagumbayan, Lupon, Davao Oriental, last Monday, 25th March.

Also present during the event were Vice Governor Niño Sotero L. Uy, Jr., and Mayor Erlinda D. Lim.

Governor Dayanghirang said the Provincial Government is serious on these priority developments as he expressed his high hopes on the project which would not only address the shortage of accommodation facilities for tourists but more importantly would also generate income for the province.

The construction of the gymnasium, which will have an 4,000 seating capacity, will commence soon with the availability of its initial budget of P60 million.

Some officials of the barangay were also present together with the LGU Officials, Department Heads and employees.