Earthquake's effects

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 02 2019 12:27 AM | Updated as of Nov 02 2019 10:28 AM

Still reeling from a magnitude 6.6 quake that struck on Oct. 29, Cotabato was rocked by a magnitude 6.5 temblor Thursday. This after after a magnitude 6.3 temblor hit parts of Mindanao on Oct. 16.

The series of quakes have left at least 14 people dead and 403 injured, according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC). The NDRRMC also reported  almost 3,000 structures damaged.

The quakes have affected some 12,000 people who are temporarily sheltered in 19 evacuation centers.

Here are some images showing the impact of the disaster.

A sign that says “Please have mercy on us” is shown as residents along the highway in Baranrgy Malasila in Makilala town, Cotabato ask for help from passersby after their homes were damaged in Thursday's magnitude 6.5 quake. They are in need of rice, water, and medicine for the elderly. Manman Dejeto, ABS-CBN News

Residents from the various barangays in Makilala town fetch water as they pitch tents near the municipal hall on Friday after the government called for evacuation in the aftermath of a magnitude 6.5 earthquake that rocked Cotabato and neighboring areas Thursday. Additional resources are needed such as tents, tarpaulins, food, and water as the town's calamity fund is in danger of running out due to a series of earthquakes. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

People in Makilala town put up a tent, as the effects of a landslide on Mount Apo in the background is seen on Friday. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Residents whose village was affected by a landslide caused by a strong earthquake get off a government truck at a school compound in Makilala town, Friday. Geonarri Solmenaro, AFP

Rains compound the problems of some evacuees. Photo courtesy of Leslie Abalos Elevado

Residents carry the body of a woman killed in a landslide caused by a magnitude 6.5 earthquake in Makalila town on Friday. Ferdinandh Cabrera, AFP

Residents from various barangays in Makilala town fetch water as they pitch tents near the municipal hall on Friday. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Engineers and soldiers stand watch over the remnants of Eva’s Hotel in Kidapawan City on Friday after an earthquake destroyed it. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Evacuees staying at the Malasila Elementary School in Makilala town receive relief goods from the government of Maguindanao on Friday. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Evacuees queue for relief goods at an evacuation center in Malasila Elementary School in Makilala town Friday. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Evacuees stay in makeshift tents at an evacuation center in Malasila Elementary School in Makilala town Friday. Some 2,552 families are taking shelter at 19 evacuation centers in Cotabato. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Evacuees look at a photo of their home as they stay at an evacuation center in Malasila Elementary School in Makilala town Friday. A total of 2,817 structures were damaged by the quake. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News