Ako Bicol solons visit Rolly-hit Catanduanes
Ako Bicol representatives have paid a visit to Catanduanes, one of the provinces severely ravaged by Typhoon Rolly.
Ako Bicol Reps. Alfredo Garbin and Zaldy Co trooped to Catanduanes today to bring some assistance to the affected residents.
“Ito ang kalagayan ngayon ng magandang Isla ng Catanduanes pagkatapos ng Bagyong #RollyPH. Kuha Namin aerial photo saaming pag bisita ni Cong Zaldy Co,” said Garbin.
“Nakakalungkot kung inyong pagmasdan. Sira lahat ng bahay gawa sa light materials, tumba lahat ng poste ng koryente, walang komunikasyon at karamihan ng kahoy natumba or kung Hindi naman wala ng dahon,” he added.
The lawmaker also noted that the primary livelihood of the residents have been destroyed too.
“Yong pangunahing hanapbuhay ang mga puno ng Abaca walang nakatayo. Pagkain, tubig, shelter assistance at immediate restoration ng basic utility (koryente, tubig) ay kailangan maibalik. Tumulong po tayo,” he said.
Typhoon Rolly first made a landfall in Catanduanes as a super typhoon. Several parts of Bicol Region were also hit by the weather disturbance.