Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. has lauded the gallantry of Bicolanos in times of calamity.
Tropical Depression Usman\
Tropical depression Usman has flooded several Oriental Mindoro towns, including areas that had not been submerged before.
The floods brought by tropical depression Usman has also led to a rash of cases of alipunga or athlete’s foot among affected residents, who had to wade through floods.
Tropical Depression Usman has so far caused PHP2,073,518,500 worth of damages to infrastructure in the Bicol region alone.
Oriental Mindoro Rep. Reynaldo V. Umali has urged the Mindoreños to support his environmental program amid the onslaught of Tropical Depression Usman.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has announced that it will provide financial assistance to families with casualties and injured members in Bicol Region due to Tropical Depression Usman.
Tropical Depression Usman has caused over P1 billion worth of damage in agriculture and infrastructure in Oriental Mindoro, early reports showed.
The Province of Albay's agriculture sector has dealt with a huge blow due to the wrath brought about bt Tropical Depression Usman.
Albay Governor Al Francis Bichara has spearheaded today the first quarter meeting of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.
Tropical depression Usman may have devastated parts of Oriental Mindoro, but it will take more than this to bring the province down.