It was supposed to be a day of celebration and enjoyment but it turned into a devastating day when a tragic incident happened to the family after five of their members drowned accidentally in Hinigaran, Negros Occidental.
Based on the statement of SN2 Jeron Maloto from Philippine Coast Guard, the family came from Bacolod and was there to celebrate the Easter Sunday by swimming in Paradiso Resort.
Unfortunately, the seven members who were all in the water bouyan got stacked in the currents of the deep waters.
Two of them survived the tragic incident after being rescued by a tourist boat who witnessed the tragic incident.
The victimes were identified as Mary Jane Tabligan Desucos, 49, Kian Tabligan Betilla, Nica Betilla, Wel Jhon Brillo and Jane Rose Tabligan.