Manila DRRMO sets up more evacuation centers for Typhoon Rolly

CALOOCAN CITY, Nov. 1 (PIA) --The Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office as of this morning, November 1, has set-up six evacuation centers in preparation for the impact of Typhoon Rolly.

These include: Baseco Evacuation Center, Rosauro Almario Elementary School, Amado V. Hernandez Elementary School, Barangay 105, Barangay 128 covered court and Isabelo Delos Reyes Elementary School.

According to MDRRMO Director Arnel Angeles, partition tents will be provided to each family in order to strictly observe physical distancing in the said areas.

"Nagset-up po tayo ng partition tents para sa ating evacuues para maiwasan po natin magkahawaan sa COVID-19," he said.

Moreover, he assured that misting and disinfecting operations are conducted at the evacuation facilities in order to minimize the risk of exposure to the disease.

"Bawat evacuation site, nagmimisting po tayo para tulungang maiwasan ang paglaganap ng anumang nakahahawang sakit sa ating mga pasilidad," Director Angeles said. (MPIO/PIA-NCR)

Source: Philippines Information Agency (

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