300 houses in Negros Occidental damaged
Danny B. Dangcalan (The Freeman) - December 6, 2012 - 12:00am

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines —More than 300 houses in Negros Occidental were toppled by typhoon ‘Pablo’ on Tuesday, a report of the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) said yesterday.

Of this number, 43 were destroyed while 304 were damaged, it added.

In Hinoba-an, the southernmost town of the province, 25 houses were destroyed while 291 were damaged. The five affected barangays were 1, 2, Asia, Alim and Bacuyangan.

In the neighboring Sipalay City, a house was destroyed and nine others damaged.

In La Carlota City, 16 houses in Barangay Batuan and a day care center in Barangay Yubo were destroyed.  In Murcia town, a house was destroyed while  two were damaged. One house each was damaged in Pulupandan and Pontevedra towns. (FREEMAN)

ALIM AND BACUYANGAN BARANGAY BATUAN BARANGAY YUBO DAMAGED IN HINOBA IN LA CARLOTA CITY IN MURCIA NEGROS OCCIDENTAL PROVINCIAL SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICE PULUPANDAN AND PONTEVEDRA SIPALAY CITY
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