Storm leaves 120 Philippine fishermen missing

Manila, Oct 4 (IANS) Over 120 fishermen remained missing in the Philippines as tropical storm Mujigae moved away from the country, disaster reduction agencies reported on Sunday.

A report from Ilocos region said a total of 121 fishermen and 23 vessels were reported missing as of Saturday, Xinhua news agency reported. A total of 31 fishermen were rescued.

At least two people were killed and over 190,000 people affected by the storm.

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