NDRRMC: Yolanda death toll now at 6,033-A A +A
Saturday, December 14, 2013
THE partial death toll from super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) has risen to 6,033 as of Saturday, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported.
NDRRMC spokesperson Major Rey Balido said 24 additional cadavers were collected in the worst-hit Tacloban City in the Eastern Visayas.
Balido noted that the number of reported missing from the strongest cyclone to hit land this year remained at 1,779. (Sunnex)