(Pics) Typhoon Ondoy in Provident Village, Marikina



Marikina City, Philippines — Provident Village is unfortunately now becoming famous for being one of the hardest-hit areas in Metro Manila by Typhoon Ondoy.
Here are some pictures of tropical storm Ondoy battering the village and its impact on the residents.
Photos: Impact of Ondoy in Provident Village, Marikina
If you wish to help the Provident Village residents and other victims of Typhoon Ondoy, please see the article How to donate to Typhoon Ondoy victims.
 
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12 thoughts on “(Pics) Typhoon Ondoy in Provident Village, Marikina”

  1. This is terrible. We were lucky that even though we were also badly hit by typhoon Ondoy, the catastrophe effect was not that worst compared to Provident Village. However, our village nowadays is still sumberged with floods reaching thigh level and the water is not subsiding!
    .-= Millionaire Acts´s latest blog ..Lessons from Typhoon Ondoy =-.

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  2. to miss riza::::: thank u very much for a wonderful and loving comment about the typhoon that hitted us here..we really almost got killed here,me,the people and most my love ones

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  3. we don’t really expect to happen that kind of disaster. well hope that every typhoon that hit philippines will not give so much damage. like what did by typhoon dodong

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  4. Another recent typhoon kabayan just hit the Philippines and caused lots of property damages as well as lots of casualties.  See Typhoon Dodong blog for updates

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  5. This was a great disaster this year 2011 because thousands of houses gone by different typhoons that comes in the country. Billions of properties lost and now it continues hitting Philippines. Yesterday here in Visayas where i live Typhoon Ramon hits but thanks god it is just a rain only. 

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