Oriental Mindoro Governor Humerlito Dolor announced that a resident from Baco town has tested positive from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Five municipalities in Oriental Mindoro have received laptops from the Department of Science and Technology.
Tropical Depression Usman has caused over P1 billion worth of damage in agriculture and infrastructure in Oriental Mindoro, early reports showed.
Eight local government units (LGUs) in Oriental Mindoro province have placed under the state of calamity as tropical depression Usman caused heavy flooding in the province.
Families severely affected by typhoon "Urduja" during its onslaught early this month get P103.3 million worth of assistance, an official of the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) said.