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PNP asks public to remain calm after magnitude 6.1 quake

/ 06:07 PM April 22, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP) urged the public to remain calm after a magnitude 6.1 earthquake shook several parts of Luzon, including Metro Manila, at around 5:11 p.m. on Monday, April 22.

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“In view of the earthquake felt today, the PNP asks the public to remain calm. Follow the drill and procedures on earthquake if necessary,” PNP spokesperson Col. Bernard Banac said in a statement.

“We assure our people that the PNP will stay to provide security, remain alert, and ready to respond for any call for help,” Banac said.

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