MANILA, Philippines – Classes in all levels and work in government offices in Tacloban City and other areas in Eastern Visayas have been ordered suspended on Friday, November 8 in commemoration of the sixth anniversary of Super Typhoon Yolanda.
Class and work suspensions have been announced in the following areas:
- Tacloban City
- Maasin City
‘Yolanda’ (international name: Haiyan) was dubbed as one of the strongest typhoons to hit the land.
More than 6,000 people were killed or went missing while 14 million individuals were affected after the monster storm struck and triggered storm surges that wiped out communities in the Visayas in 2013.