WORLD Over 170 families left homeless after fire at slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines

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Over 170 families left homeless after fire at slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines

Xinhua

21:41, March 26, 2021

A woman rests under the shade of recovered metal roofs from their charred home after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Residents search for their belongings from their charred homes after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Residents search for their belongings from their charred homes after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

A woman looks through a large hole on a concrete wall as she rests from searching for her belongings from charred home after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Residents search for their belongings from their charred homes after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that were being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Residents search for their belongings from their charred homes after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Children wash their hands using a water pump as they search for their belongings from their charred homes after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Residents search for their belongings from their charred homes after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Residents search for their belongings from their charred homes after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

A woman rests under a makeshift roof on the charred remains of their home after a fire at a slum area in Rizal Province, the Philippines on March 26, 2021. The Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection said that the fire is believed to have started from one of the houses that was being used as a garment manufacturing area, leaving more than 170 families homeless in the fire. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

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