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Tropical storm Megi


  • The death toll from a tropical storm in the Philippines has risen to over 130. 
  • Emergency crews are still trying to locate dozens of missing people. 
  • Tropical storm Megi brought torrential downpours to the country's central regions earlier this week, triggering landslides and severe flooding.
  • Rescue operations have been hampered by rain and unstable soil. 
  • The authorities said, more than 3 lakh residents had been forced to evacuate as of today.