Metro Manila · MMShake Drill In Metro Manila On June 22
Duck! Cover! Join MMDA's MMShake Drill on June 22, 2016.
The Palace announced on Monday that the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will be holding a “shake drill” on June 22nd.
Dubbed as the MMSHake Drill, the drill will start at 9 a.m. Palace officials are encouraging the public to join the earthquake simulation exercise to prepare for large earthquakes.
The MMDA will be leading the drill together with the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council and the Department of the Interior and Local Government.
The drill, according to the MMDA, will simulate an earthquake with a 7.2 magnitude.
Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada said Megacitizens should be prepared if a big earthquake hits the metropolis.