River overflows in Rosario, Cavite; evacuation set
MANILA - Mayor Nonong Ricafrente of Rosario, Cavite is asking the Philippine Coast Guard and the Philippine Air Force to help in the evacuation of some 10,000 residents.
Speaking to radio dzMM, Ricafrente said the municipal hall needs 6x6 trucks to evacuate some 10,000 residents living near the river.
He said the evacuation will be centered in Barangays Tejeros Convention and Wawa 1, 2 and 3.
"Wala kasing tigil ang ulan, walang humpay. Umapaw na ang ilog," he said.
He said boats in Wawa 1 ,2 and 3 are being swept away by the floods.