Acid Rain in the Philippines From Japan - Hoax
Yesterday there were text messages circulating in the Philippines. About the Acid Rain in the Philippines From Japan and radiation leak from nuclear plant. Some schools cancelled there classes due to the fear of the acid rain and radiation effect. As early as the SMS spread, the DOH (Department of Health) confirmed that there is "No radiation threat in the Philippines from Japan Nuclear Power plant. Read more of the story from GMANews. The same report from PAGASA that there is no rain acid in the Philippines.
Here is the text message:
BBC FLASH NEWS: Japan govt confirms radiation leak at Fukushima nuclear plants. Asian countries should take necessary precautions. If rain comes, remain indoors first 24hrs. Close doors & windows. Swab neck skin w/ beta-dine where thyroid area is radiation hits thyroid first. Take extra precautions. Radiation may hit Philippines at starting 4pm today.Pls send to your love ones....
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