The provincial government of Lanao del Sur has suspended classes and work, both in public and private, for two days or until Friday, March 13.
The local government said this is in line with President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of a state of public health emergency amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) threat.
“Please wait for further announcement on Monday, March 16, 2020, if the said suspension of classes and offices in Lanao del Sur will be extended,” it said.
The local government said that the Provincial Task Force Against the COVID-19 is set to meet on Monday, March 16.
Governor Mamintal Bombit Alonto Adiong Jr. will announce whatever agreements to be reached during the meeting via radio and Facebook live.