A baby tornado struck and destroyed houses in Purok Patoloy, Zone 5, Barangay Mambulac, Silay City at about 4 yesterday afternoon.
Eight houses were destroyed and 26 were damaged, according to village chief Jojo Sumiller.
Sumiller immediately dispatched his Barangay Disaster Risk and Rescue Management team to assist the victims.
The eight destroyed houses were owned by Richelle Jupida, Mary Ann Jacosalem, Dodong Ortilla, Modesto Juntado, Nenita Antiporda, Gina Ortilla and Mark Numotos.
He initially gave three kilos of rice for each family.