Rains in the Philippines

At least 16 people died in the Philippines over the past 4 days because of the rains that caused floods and landslides in the Davao, Bikol Region, North Mindanao and East Visayas regions. Suffered more than 17 thousand people.

At a briefing for the press on Tuesday, Romina Marasigan, representative of the National Council for Disaster Reduction and Management (NDRRMC), said that the agency recorded 12 landslides. In some areas, rains caused floods.

In the city of Tacloban and the province of the Valley of Compostela, four people were killed. Three people were killed in the Northern Camarines province in the north of the Philippines, two in the provinces of North Lanao and Northern Samar.