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120,000 still in evacuation centers in Mimaropa, after ‘Rolly’

By: - Correspondent / @mvirolaINQ
/ 03:13 PM November 02, 2020

CITY OF CALAPAN –– At least 127,863 evacuees (35,915 families) are still in evacuation centers in Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan (MIMAROPA) a day after Super Typhoon “Rolly” (international name: Goni) hit Luzon, the regional police said.

The police also said 224 areas still had no electricity, while all roads are passable.

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The Mimaropa police also said 158 people were stranded in seaports.

Disaster responders and government agencies continue clearing operations and food distribution in evacuation areas Monday.

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During the onslaught of the typhoon, 215 individuals regionwide were rescued by the police from flooded areas One person was reported missing and one dead.

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