Flooding in the Philippines claimed the lives of eight boys and led to considerable damage. , Said a senior government official.
According to local authorities, only in one province of Oriental Mindoro flood damage amounted to 1.53 million dollars. Flooding has affected 170 villages in 17 municipalities and 3 cities.
In these settlements are more than 17 thousand people. About 130 families were evacuated.
Incessant rains that led to flooding, were the result of coincidence of low atmospheric pressure with residual cold atmospheric front, RBC reports.
Source: Voice of Russia.