Residents evacuated due to Tropical Depression Lannie in the Philippines


Residents were evacuated as Tropical Depression Lannie lashed Bohol province in the Philippines on October 4.

Footage shows the Philippine National Police conducting a rescue operation to help stranded residents cross flooded roads and reach Calape town’s evacuation centre.

The low-pressure area that has been affecting the Philippines’ central and southern islands developed into a tropical depression on October 4 afternoon.

It exited the country’s area of responsibility on Wednesday morning, but is expected to bring rains to the Philippines’ central and northern regions.