The Office Memorandum No. 69, series of 2020 was issued after the abovementioned LGU memorandum was released by the Office of the President. Following the said issuance, all work in DEBESMSCAT was suspended immediately.

Tropical depression Ofel, with a sustained wind speed of 45 kph and a gustiness of up to 55 kph is moving westward at a speed of 15kph. Around 7 pm last night, Ofel was estimated, based on available data, to be 35 km North of the island of Romblon.

All personnel was advised to return to work today, October 15, 2020.