Ruby: Areas under State of Calamity
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MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – This is a list of provinces, cities, and municipalities that have declared a state of calamity due to Typhoon Ruby (Hagupit) as of Monday, December 8.
- Pilar, Capiz
The declaration of a state of calamity helps facilitate release of emergency funds for use in a disaster or emergency.
A local government will also be allowed to freeze princes for basic commodities, grant zero interest loans, import foreign donations, and give hazard allowances for health workers and emergency responders. – Rappler.com