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Caloocan joins nationwide earthquake drill 

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The Caloocan City Government recently participated in the First Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) to promote disaster preparedness and response in the community. The drill was a crucial exercise for the city government to ensure the safety of its residents in the event of an earthquake or any other natural disasters.

The city government recognizes the importance of the drill in building awareness and educating the public on the necessary safety measures during emergencies. The government aims to equip its residents with sufficient knowledge and skills to respond effectively and efficiently during disasters. Mayor Along Malapitan stressed the importance of being prepared at all times and encouraged the residents to stay vigilant and cautious.

The City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) guided the city government employees during the drill, ensuring a smooth and orderly execution of the exercise. The drill tested the city's emergency response capabilities and identified areas for improvement to enhance the city's disaster preparedness.


Mayor Malapitan expressed his gratitude to the CDRRMO and other government agencies who participated in the drill, including the Department of Education, Bureau of Fire Protection, Philippine National Police, and other local organizations. The mayor also thanked the residents who participated in the drill, showing their willingness to learn and be prepared for any eventualities.

The city government reiterated its commitment to promoting disaster resilience and preparedness. It encouraged the residents to remain vigilant, take precautions, and actively participate in future drills to ensure their safety and the safety of their loved ones.

The nationwide earthquake drill is a vital initiative that promotes safety and awareness among the citizens. The Caloocan City government is committed to ensuring that its residents are prepared and equipped to face any challenges that may arise during emergencies. The government will continue to conduct drills and other disaster preparedness activities to enhance its response capabilities and ensure the safety of its citizens.

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