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NEWSPIX: Residents evacuated from upland Surigao Sur village due to landslide risk

Disaster officials in Surigao del Sur ordered on Monday the forced evacuation of several families in an upland village in the mining town of Carrascal due to threats of landslide.

Heavy rain brought by Tropical Storm “Basyang” triggered landslides that hit mountain barangays of Babuyan and Gamuton killing four people early Tuesday morning. By GD Photos courtesy of Ruel Piedad Vaz

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