President Rodrigo Duterte led the distribution of relief goods to typhoon survivors in Camarines Sur on Tuesday tagging along his key Cabinet members to help the province to get back on its feet.
“Government workers in the Bicol region, particularly those involved in disaster relief and operations, are working round-the-clock even on Christmas Day as typhoon Nina maintains its strength and continues to pose a serious threat to Bicol region.”
The Duterte administration is exerting efforts in preparing and providing speedy delivery of aids and distribution of employment shelter assistance to victims of calamities, a top Malacañang official said.
The government is now preparing to cushion the possible impact of typhoon “Lawin” (international codename: Haima), which was expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) this week.
President Rodrigo Duterte visited Batanes on Friday afternoon, October 14 to inspect damages wrought by typhoon Ferdie that left a trail of devastation in this island province