The Philippine National Police (PNP) in Polilio, Quezon Province has intensified its effort to assist in the response against the inevitable effect of Typhoon Karding.
As of 2:00 am of September 26, records show that at least 846 evacuees had been transferred to the evacuation site for safety.
“Our personnel are in constant coordination with the LGU and all other government agencies in assisting to the need of transferring the residents to a safer place. It is high time to show our spirit of Bayanihan. Tulong-tulong tayo sa pagligtas ng ating mga kababayan,’’ PNP Chief Gen. Rodolfo Azurin said.
The PNP has also deployed personnel in identified evacuation areas so immediate assistance can be assured.
Unfortunately, one person was reported wounded during the onslaught of the typhoon.
“We continue to urge the public, especially those directly hit by the calamity, to exercise vigilance and discipline in this trying time. Our hardworking personnel are constantly conducting patrols to scour on areas and assess the typhoon effect,” Azurin said.