Many areas in Cagayan, a rice- and corn-producing region of 1.2 million people, remained submerged as of Sunday, according to media reports.
More than 28 people were injured in a gas cylinder blast in Kohlu, yesterday, during a marriage ceremony.
The death toll from Friday’s earthquake in the Aegean Sea has reached 100, with the deaths of 98 people in Turkey’s western city of Izmir, disaster authorities said.
Thus far, 296,340 patients have recuperated with the inclusion of 318 people recovering their health in the past 24 hours.
The bodies have been shifted to Edhi morgue from Abbasi Shaheed hospital and will be handed over to the heirs after identification, said the authorities.