Local authorities in Metro Manila and other Luzon provinces suffered heavy floods due to continuous rains have been placed under a state of calamity.
Here is the areas that are under state of calamity as of August 9, 2012
- Cainta, Rizal
- San Juan
- San Mateo, Rizal
According to the NDRRMC in its August 7 bulletin, the government had already released almost P13 billion in relief aid to flooded areas across 11 regions for a total of 541,498 persons or 123,484 families, victims of heavy rains and floods brought by Southwest Monsoon (HABAGAT).