As of 2pm, number of casualties of the bomb explosions in the vicinity of Jolo Cathedral are as follows:
Government side –
Killed in action- Five (5) AFP and one (1) PCG
Wounded in action- Sixteen (16) AFP and two (2) PCG
Civilian Side –
Killed- Twelve (12)
Wounded- Sixty-five (65)
Killed- Eighteen (18)
Wounded- Eighty-three (83)
Troops immediately cordoned the explosion site and subsequently transported the casualties to Kuta Heneral Teodulfo Station Hospital and Integrated Provincial Health Office-Jolo.
Evacuation of casualties from Jolo to Zamboanga through the air ambulance of the Philippine Air Force is still ongoing.