TACURONG CITY—A Sultan Kudarat town mayor accused of failing to pay his town’s electric bills and remit Social Security Services (SSS) and Pag-Ibig payments has been ordered suspended for 45 days by the province’s governor.
Gov. Suharto Mangudadatu, heeding a recommendation by the provincial board, issued an administrative order suspending Mayor Azel V. Mangudadatu of President Quirino town.
Mayor Mangudadatu is facing administrative charges at the provincial board for failing to pay the town’s electricity bills and non-remittance of contributions to SSS and Pag-Ibig Fund.
Complaints that led to the charges were filed by Vice Mayor Katrina Sandigan and Councilor Florante Tongc…