Death toll due to Rolly rises to 25

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Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, November 9) — The death toll in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Rolly rose to 25 as three more casualties were listed in three provinces, the disaster management agency said on Monday.

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said Catanduanes and Camarines Sur each reported one death, while Quezon reported its first casualty.

Meanwhile, six persons were reported missing in the regions of Ilocos, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, and Bicol.

Of the total damage, NDRRMC said infrastructure was pegged at ₱12.51 billion, and agriculture at ₱2.98 billion in all of Luzon and Eastern Visayas.

The report also listed more than 24,000 houses totally destroyed, while more than 110,000 were partially damaged.

A total of 1.8 million people were affected, including more than 87,000 still staying in evacuation centers.

More than 120 cities and municipalities are still without power and water.

Meanwhile, another weather system, Tropical Storm Ulysses, is targeting to hit land in the Bicol Region-Quezon area on Thursday, the weather bureau said.