Senate Panel Tackles Proposed Revival of ROTC

Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian is seeking a unified mechanism from the Department of Defense (DND) and Department of Education (DepEd) to address the possible cases of hazing, abuse, and corruption with the proposed revival of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) in the education system.

The Senate committee on education, arts and culture on Wednesday opened its inquiry into the five Senate bills seeking to restore the ROTC either in the senior high school level or in college.

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