President Rodrigo Duterte had to name off what would have been his shock visit to strife-torn Marawi City due to unhealthy weather.
Duterte was supposed to proceed to Marawi City after visiting troopers from the 2nd Mechanized Infantry Brigade in Iligan City however they failed to enter the battle zone by way of helicopter due to incessant raining.
“We were circling many times but we could penetrate the… We waited in the camp for the skies to clear but pagdaan namin it was raining the whole time sa Marawi,” the President informed the state-run PTV-Four in Iligan City.
PTV-Four and the Radio TV Malacañang had been the one media entities that lined Duterte’s visit to Iligan City as a result of it was unannounced.
The President earlier mentioned he won’t inform the media of his journey to Marawi City over safety considerations.
Duterte had deliberate to go to Marawi City final June however it was additionally postponed due to unhealthy weather.