An operator of an excavating equipment maneuvers to clean up the surroundings of heavily-damaged buildings in Sector 1 of Marawi’s Ground Zero on 31 October 2018. The 75-million peso contract for the debris management of Sector 1 has been awarded to Finmat International Resources, Inc. The firm is awaiting final word from the barangay captain before it begins demolition of the structures. The Task Force Bangon Marawi says residents can return to rebuild their houses in the Most Affected Area (MAA) by middle of 2020. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO READ STORY
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