Flooding in Metro Manila

Photo | August 8, 2012

Residents of Malanday district and other affected areas seek refugre in an elementary school as flood waters continue to rise in the major parts of Metro Manila following continuous torrential rains. Though no storm warnings were issued, unusual rainfall even surpassing that of Typhoon Ketsana in 2009, left more than 800,000 of people stranded, homeless, and without power.