LEGAZPI, PHILIPPINES: Volcano might hit Philippines as it was noted hot red on Monday. As per vulcanologists, it could blow up soon. They even warned several people to go back to their residences.
Residents of Philippines have been witnessing earthquakes in the area since 24 hours.
Over 12,000 people have been told to depart from 7 kms evacuation region.
“It is unsafe for families to reside in that radius and inhale residue,” Claudio Yucot, head of the region’s office of civil defence stated.
On Sunday, the crater started gleaming and it was called as symbol of expansion of volcano by Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).
Mayon Volcano last occurred in year 2014 when 63,000 people were being told to leave their residences.
“We think the volcano now is more fluid than in 2014. This means the flow can reach further down (the slopes) at a faster rate,” Phivolcs head Renato Solidum affirmed.
In year 2013, At Least four foreign tourists and their local tour guide lost their lives during Mayon volcano in the month of May.
Over 1,200 people died when volcano erupted in Cagsawa.