Due to the termination of the 2nd semester, the university's Task Force COVID-19 is facilitating the return of the students hailing from the island municipalities.
Named Oplan Moleh, it comes from the Sinama word 'moleh' which means 'to go home.' The Task Force has coordinated with the local chief executives and the Provincial Health Office in order to ensure the orderly return of the students while following protocols mandated by the enhanced community quarantine.
Bongao Mayor Jimuel Que posted in his Facebook account yesterday about his meeting with the Chancellor regarding this plan, which ended cordially. The Office of the Chancellor has also reached out to other nine (9) island towns, namely: Mapun, Languyan, Sapa Sapa, Tandubas, Simunul, South Ubian, Sibutu, Sitangkai towns in Tawi-Tawi and Pangutaran in Sulu.
Dr. Sangkula Laja deployed a team from the Tawi-Tawi Provincial Health Office to check the medical conditions of the students included in the Oplan Moleh. Together with...