840 passengers stranded in Bicol, Eastern Visayas ports
A total of 840 passengers were stranded on Thursday in Bicol and Eastern Visayas ports due to Typhoon “Ompong.”
The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) reported that as of 11 a.m., 581 passengers were stranded at the ports of San Pascual, Pasacao, Tobaco, Bulan, Pilar, and Matnog in the Bicol region, while 259 passengers were stranded at the ports of Balwarteco, San Isidro, Jubasan (Northern Samar) and Daram (Western Samar) in Eastern Visayas.
Port of San Pascual – 30
Port of Pasacao – 18
Port of Tobaco – 116
Port of Bulan – 45
Port of Pilar – 74
Port of Matnog – 298
Port of Balwarteco – 20
Port of San Isidro – 126
Port of Jubasan – 63
Port of Daram – 50
Inquirer calls for support for the victims of typhoon Ompong
Responding to appeals for help, the Philippine Daily Inquirer is extending its relief to victims of the recent typhoon Ompong.
Cash donations may be deposited in the Inquirer Foundation Corp. Banco De Oro (BDO) Current Account No: 007960018860 and Swift Code: BNORPHMM.
Inquiries may be addressed to Inquirer’s Corporate Affairs office through Connie Kalagayan at 897-4426, firstname.lastname@example.org and Bianca Kasilag-Macahilig at 897-8808 local 352, email@example.com.
Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.