Classes in Sorsogon suspended on Thursday, Sept. 13, because of ‘Ompong’

/ 09:16 PM September 12, 2018

LEGAZPI CITY — The provincial government of Sorsogon has suspended classes in all levels in both private and public schools on Thursday, Sept. 13, as Typhoon “Ompong” (international name: “Mangkhut”) threatens to bring heavy rainfall in the province.

In an advisory, Sorsogon Gov. Robert Rodrigueza said the suspension would ensure the safety of students and the public.


Rodrigueza, chair of the Sorsogon Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, also advised the public to take precautionary measures as heavy rainfall might trigger flashfloods and landslides. /atm


Inquirer calls for support for the victims of typhoon Ompong

Responding to appeals for help, the Philippine Daily Inquirer is extending its relief to victims of the recent typhoon Ompong.

Cash donations may be deposited in the Inquirer Foundation Corp. Banco De Oro (BDO) Current Account No: 007960018860 and Swift Code: BNORPHMM.

Inquiries may be addressed to Inquirer’s Corporate Affairs office through Connie Kalagayan at 897-4426, and Bianca Kasilag-Macahilig at 897-8808 local 352,

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