Credit to Author: Ian Laqui| Date: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 09:15:00 +0800
MANILA, Philippines (Updated 5:18 p.m.) — Some educational institutions and local government units have suspended in-person classes due to a transport strike starting on Monday, November 20.
On November 15, transport group PISTON announced a three-day transport strike a month ahead of the December 31 deadline for PUV consolidation deadline.
As of 3 p.m., the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said that Digos, City in Davao del Sur also suspended classes at all levels for November 20.
General Santos City, meanwhile, declared the suspention of classes in public and private schools in all levels from November 18 to 21 due following the magnitue 6.8 felt in General Santos.
Several schools have also declared their transition to online learning due to the strike starting Monday.