Over P800 million estimated damages on infrastructure after 7.2 magnitude earthquake


The7.2 magnitude earthquake last October 15 has brought huge damages. Majority of its damages are in the Bohol, the epicenter of the earthquake.

Today, PNoy said that there is a need to shell out at least P7 billion to fix the damages left by the earthquake. Additionally, the president informed that the administration can provide P20 billion funds to support the rehabilitation and relief assistance.

As per the Department of Public Works and Highways, there is a need to have a half a billion peso for the road and bridge repairs.

In line with the aftermath, there has been already 186 people reported died, 583 wounded, and 11 still missing.