Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Relief operations underway in Uson, Masbate

The Local Government Office of the Municipality of Uson, Masbate was quick to undertake relief operations as rains submerged some of its low-lying areas.

Through its Municipal Social Work and Development and Municipal Health Office, the LGU was able to evacuate some 204 families.

According to Ian Mark Rodrigo Oliva , a nurse of the Regional Health Unit of the aforementioned municipality, their group has already conducted relief operations in Barangay Buenvavista.

The evacuees, he informed BICOL STANDARD, are housed in San Lorenzo Shine and Buenavista Birthing Clinic of the same village.

 Members of the Municipal Social Work and Development, Municipal Health Office, and some barangay officials quickly responded to needs of the residents of Barangay Buenavista) (Photos are courtesy of Ian Mark Rodrigo Oliva, who appears in the first picture.)


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