Sabah refugees arrive in Sulu
MANILA, Philippines - At least 55 Filipinos from Sabah arrived in the town of Siasi, Sulu, Thursday evening, March 7.
Of the 55, a total of 23 are males, 13 are females and 19 are children.
"They were served at Siasi [town] hall," the Department of Social Welfare and Development -Siasi said. Two of them are presently confined in a hospital.
The local DSWD said most of the displaced families are from Sandakan, Sabah.
Two boats from Sabah are also on their way to Bongao, Tawi-Tawi. The boats are also carrying families from the Malaysian state. - Rappler.com