The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported Tuesday that the number of…
Due to ‘Odette,’ 12.2K families were evacuated ahead of time.
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Thursday that a total of 12,237 families have been proactively evacuated in areas affected by Typhoon Odette.
According to the agency’s 8 a.m. report, this total equates to 45,383 people. This is divided into 4,615 families from Eastern Visayas and 7,622 families from Caraga.
In Calabarzon, Region 5, Region 6, Region 8, and the Caraga region, 3,891 people, 1,745 rolling goods, 22 vessels, and three motor bancas were stranded, according to the NDRRMC.
Due to the weather disruption, 36 ports were previously reported as being non-operational or having halted trips.
However, ten of these ports, all of which are in Bicol, have already reopened.
Meanwhile, one landslide caused by rain has been reported in Eastern Visayas.