Stormy Weather: The Wrath of Maring

Pati Langit Umiyak
By N Mark Castro

Manila was brought down to its knees yet again with torrential rains that submerged some areas in waist-deep floodwaters and making streets impassable to vehicles, while thousands of people in northern regions fled to emergency shelters. Annually, the Philippine archipelago is visited by 20 tropical cyclones in a year, making it one of the most storm-battered countries in the world.

Here are some of the pictures available on the net and collated for your reference.

Stay safe everyone!

Heavy rain in the Philippine capital Manila forced the closure of government offices, schools, banks and most private companies on Monday.

Dian street Makati, cor Buendia courtesy of Jojie Claudio

 

Macapagal Avenue going to Mall of Asia (MOA) courtesy of Jojie Claudi

Heritage Hotel EDSA courtesy of Jojie Claudio

Courtesy of #MaringPH pic.twitter.com/1GviLzHr4e

#SLEX is flooded! Pic credit from Abygail Franco’s fb. #Maringph pic.twitter.com/jsxJOot8DQ

#MaringPH! #FloodPH Picture: Department of National Defence (DND) / AFP/GettyImages pic.twitter.com/jx6qPkDM5N

About Asmartrock

N. Mark Castro is the chief political communications strategist for PT AsiaLeads, a political and communications policy-making body based in Jakarta, Indonesia. He is also the Executive Director at the Southeast Asia Consulting Group, an investment advisory company assisting clients roll out their presence for the ASEAN Economic Integration in partnership with government. The views posted here are his own and do not in any way reflect the views of the companies he represents.

Posted on August 20, 2013, in Gallery, General, Thoughts and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. waduhhh,, jika alam sudah mulai marah dan termasuk banjir ini maka apapun akan disiksa olehnya,,

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