‘Poor government response’ slammed over Mayon eruption

News Philippines Jan 26, 2018 at 4:16 pm

mayon-volcano-eruption-photo from EPABy Kathy Yamzon
Manila Today

A group of disaster responders in the Bicol region is not satisfied with the disaster response management being carried out by both the national and local governments over thousands of evacuees in the province of Albay caused by recent eruptions of the Mayon volcano.

As of this writing, the Bikol Movement for Disaster Response (BMDR) reported that a total of 15,468 families or 60,564 individuals have been evacuated in various public schools all over Albay.

The group airs disappointment as the government seems to lack preparations considering that Mayon is considered as one of the most active volcanos in the country.

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