(UPDATED) DSWD: Family food packs para sa mga kababayang maaring maaapektuhan ng Bagyong Crising, nakahanda na

  • April 15, 2017
  • Lyndon Plantilla

LUNGSOD QUEZON, ika-15 ng Abril (PIA) --- May magagamit na family food packs ang mga kababayan maapektuhan ng Bagyong Crising kung saka-sakali.

Sa ulat ng Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) sa National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC), may 418,290 family food packs ang nakapwesto na sa kanilang bodega at ng mga lokal na pamahalaan sa buong bansa.

Kasama na rito ang mga lalawigang nasa ilalim ng Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 1.

Nakataas pa rin ang Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No.1 sa Aklan, Antique, Iloilo, Capiz, Northern Cebu, Northern Negros Occidental, Northern Samar, Eastern Samar, Samar, Biliran, Leyte, Southern Leyte, Sorsogon, Burias island, Romblon, Masbate kabilang ang Ticao island.

Tuloy-tuloy ang pag-eempake ng mga tauhan ng DSWD at mga lokal na pamahalaan ng mga family food pack.

Bukod sa family food packs, mahigit sa 755-M mga relief goods (mga pinagsamang food at non-food items) na nakahanda na rin sa mga tanggapan ng DSWD.

Halos mag-iisang bilyong pisong pondo pa ang nakahanda sa DSWD para magamit sa iba pang mga pangangailangan ng mga pamilyang maapektuhan ng bagyo.

Patuloy ang panawagan ng DSWD at ng iba pang ahensiya sa NDRRMC para maghanda sa paparating na Bagyo.

Samantala, sa ulat ng Pagasa-DOST ngayong ika-2 ng hapon, napatili ng Bagyong Crising ang kanyang direksyon papuntang Samar.

Kaninang ika-1 ng hapon, namataan ng Pagasa-DOST ang Bagyong Crising sa layong 130 silangan ng Guiuan, Eastern Samar.

Taglay pa rin  ni Crising ang lakas ng hangin na 45 kilometro bawat oras at pagbugso na 55 kilometro bawat oras.  (LP) 

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