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Davao updates list of Piapi fire victims

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Davao updates list of Piapi fire victims

Monday, August 14, 2017

DAVAO. With his house razed to the ground by the Saturday morning fire in Barangay 21-C, a man salvages what he can, including the steel bars jutting from the burnt concrete walls. (Seth Delos Reyes)

THE City Social Services and Development Office (CSSDO) released the updated number of displaced victims of the fire at Barangay 21-C, Piapi, Davao City, on Saturday, August 12.

CSSDO disaster focal, Marial Luz Farañal, in a text message to SunStar Davao on Saturday, said that they also officially listed 75 house owners, 15 renters, 23 sharers, one boarder, and two caretakers affected by the fire.

The Davao City Government is also set to distribute financial assistance to the fire victims which is normally pegged P10,000 for totally damaged house, P5,000 for partially damaged, P4,000 for renters, P3,000 for boarders, and P2000 for sharers.

The fire killed a deaf mute senior citizen, injured one person, and displaced a hundred others.

Published in the SunStar Davao newspaper on August 14, 2017.

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