NIA mulls revising dam protocols to prevent future flooding

MANILA, Philippines — Following the massive flooding in Cagayan, the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) said Tuesday it will revisit the protocols on releasing water in dams to prevent another massive flooding in low lying areas from happening again in the future.

“Actually yesterday, nag-meeting na kami dito sa Cauayan to revisit po yung protocol namin,” NIA Dam and Reservoir Division Manager Eduardo Ramos said in an interview over ABS-CBN News Channel.

(Yesterday, we had a meeting here in Cauayan to revisit our protocols.)

“Ang sabi ko, mag-convene ang NIA management at pag-usapan ito kung paano i-revise para ma-solve natin yung problema sa flooding sa downstre…

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