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VP Sara Duterte checks ongoing school repairs in Southern Leyte

/ 06:26 PM August 10, 2022
Southern Leyte has been battered by Typhoon Odette and Vice President and Education Secretary Sara Duterte made a quick visit to the province to see the ongoing repairs of schools

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TACLOBAN CITY — Vice President and Education Secretary Sara Duterte on Wednesday made a quick visit to Limasawa Island in Southern Leyte province to see the ongoing repairs of at least six schools that were damaged by Typhoon Odette (international name: Rai) on December 16, 2021.

Duterte was welcomed by Mayor Melchor Petracorta, who said they were glad to see the vice president.

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“We are thankful that Vice President Duterte visited Limasawa Island. This is the first time that our island was visited by a vice president,” he said.

During her visit, the vice president donated school supplies to students in the town.

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She also met with some teachers on the island.

Duterte left the island at around 2:40 p.m. en route to Maasin City where she appeared as a guest for the city’s founding anniversary.

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