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840 passengers stranded in Bicol, Eastern Visayas ports

/ 04:57 PM September 13, 2018

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, and Bianca Kasilag-Macahilig at 897-8808 local 352,

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