Classes suspended in many ‘Ompong’-hit areas
Classes in many schools in Northern and Central Luzon were suspended Monday following the devastation caused by Typhoon “Ompong” over the weekend.
Ompong, which was classified as a super typhoon by several international weather agencies, left a swath of destruction after making landfall in Cagayan and crossing over northern Luzon on Saturday.
It has reportedly left at least 64 people dead.
The following areas declared a suspension of classes in all levels, both private and public, as of 7:50 a.m.
Cordillera Administrative Region
Apayao (until Tuesday, September 18)
San Gabriel, La Union
Agno, Pangasinan (Agno National High School, Agno Central School, Juan Nino ES, Aloleng ES, San Juan ES, JP Pecson ES)
Bautista, Pangasinan (Preschool to high hchool)
Dagupan City, Pangasinan
Mangaldan, Pangasinan (Mangaldan National High School, Anolid, Embarcadero, Macayug, and Inlambo Elementary School)
Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan
San Carlos, Pangasinan
San Jacinto, Pangasinan
San Vicente, Pangasinan
Urdaneta, Pangasinan (Urdaneta City University)
San Miguel, Bulacan
Guimba, Nueva Ecija
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.
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