In the Philippines, two people died due to Typhoon «Mangkhut»

© REUTERS / Erik De CastroСпасатели preparing equipment before the onset of Typhoon Mangkhut, Philippines. 13 Sep 2018In the Philippines, two people died due to Typhoon «Mangkhut»© REUTERS / Erik De Castro

Victims of a powerful Typhoon «Mangkhut» in the Philippines began at least two people, according to the TV station ABS-CBN, citing local authorities.

As informs television channel, the National Council for risk reduction and disaster management confirmed that as a result of landslides that occurred in the region of the Cordillera because of the rampant poems, two people were killed.

Powerful Typhoon «Mangkhut» reached the North-Eastern coast of the Philippines Friday night. Philippine atmospheric, geophysical and astronomical services administration (PAGASA) reported that the wind gusts on some Islands of the archipelago reach 170 km per hour, and the wave height in the North of Luzon may reach six meters of height. In addition, the expected heavy rainfall, issued warnings about the dangers of flooding.

About one hundred domestic and international flights were canceled, about 423 thousand consumers are experiencing shortages of electricity.

In the Philippines, two people died due to Typhoon «Mangkhut»© Infographical worst natural disasters of the XXI century

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