President Benigno S. Aquino III visited Pinamalayan, Oriental Mindoro on 23 December 2015. The activity was participated by selected cabinet secretaries and RDRRMC, PDRRMC, and MDRRMC members. Oriental Mindoro Governor Alfonso V. Umali, Jr. presented a report on the damages from typhoon Nona in the province based on the initial assessment of the MDRRMCs. The cabinet secretaries and RDRRMC member agencies reported the status of response operations in the province. The President instructed the cabinet secretaries to validate the data on reported damages and to ensure that necessary procurement will be processed before election ban.
The RDRRMC member agencies are currently conducting response operations in the province of Oriental Mindoro and Romblon. OCD 4-B is still coordinating the finalization of the regional damage assessment report. The preparation of rehabilitation and recovery plan for the affected areas in MIMAROPA is still being discussed.