4 Days of Heavy Rains & Flooding inundated Provinces, affecting one million people in the Philippines

Posted on August 21, 2013

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Heavy Rains & flooding for more than 4 days in the provinces

Over a million people have been affected by Tropical Storm Trami (also known as Maring) in the Philippines, reports are mounting of the devastation and loss of life.

Ms. Josephine Tan shared with us information about her family and friends home towns that are affected by the 4 days of heavy rains and flooding, Mr. Bernardo Escoriaga with E Rodriquez in Quezon City (photo) & Cora Eva (photo) in the province of Las Lina.

4 days of Heavy Rains & Flooding from Maring in the Philippines Aug 20 2013

ABS-CBNnews.com reported that- A total of 513 areas in 78 municipalities and cities in Regions 1, 3, 4a, 4b and Metro Manila are submerged in floods.

A state of calamity has been declared in 4 provinces,
3 cities, 6 municipalities and 2 barangays. These are:

Laguna
Cavite
Bataan
Muntinlupa
Malabon
Paranaque
San Mateo, Rizal
Taytay, Rizal
Masantol, Pampanga
Macabebe, Pampanga
Guagua, Pampanga
Narvacan, Ilocos Sur
Gregorio del Pilar, Ilocos Sur
Candon, Ilocos Sur
Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur
Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan

update by ABS-CBNnews.com at 08/21/2013 11:31 AM

Flooding infront of SM City Marilao Bulcan  Philippines (Photo courtesy of  Lene Aycardo)

Flooding infront of SM City Marilao Bulcan Philippines (Photo courtesy of Lene Aycardo)

Boy in Flood waters from tropical storm Maring in Philippines (Photo courtesy of Bernardo Escoriaga)

Boy in Flood waters from tropical storm Maring in Philippines (Photo courtesy of Bernardo Escoriaga)

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