DA suspends work today due to heavy rains
Considering heavy rains and flooding in many places in Metro Manila, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol have suspended the work today in the Department of Agriculture (DA).
“Work in Department of Agriculture Central Office and other offices and attached agencies located in Metro Manila is hereby suspended Aug 13,” Piñol announced on his Facebook post yesterday.
“Employees are advised to spend the day safeguarding their family against the floods and helping their neighbors who maybe in distress because of the flooding,” he added.
DA employees, however, are also directed to monitor food supply situation in markets near their homes.