Saturday, September 13, 2014

MV Maharlika Dos (2) Sunk two confirmed dead.

M/V Maharlika II Photo By Reynalie Imee Obiar Santin
blurred edited by Philippines Engineering 

along San Ricardo, Southern Leyte . Captain sent distress call and command to abandon ship.
Foreign vessel M/V Lara & St Martin LPG Tanker on its way positioning for rescuing of passengers.

Municipal and Provincial Rescue teams are on-standby along San Ricardo port due to bad weather.
Coast guard now doing necessary actions. 3 vessels are working together but rescue operations
is difficult due to Habagat

According to Chiefmate Abapo of the ill-fated M/V Maharlika II, between 3:30 PM- 4:00 PM,
they were able to account 68 passengers including 2 children and 31 crews on-board,
all are wearing lifejackets before the Captain called to abandon ship. Only 24 passengers
and 6 crews are confirmed to have been rescued as of 11PM.

Released list of survivors who are now at Lipata Terminal, Surigao and CARAGA Regional
Hospital as rescued by Maharlika 4.

M/V Maharlika Cuatro (4) Photo by Reynalie Imee Obiar Santin 

1. Jesse Buhos (ormoc)
2. Roel Mallen (davao)
3. Trestan Mallen (davao)
4. Ronald Villariez (pampanga)
5.Richei Cagas (davao)
6. Gerald Tocoyo (batangas)
7. Vicente Adolfo (capiz
8. Raul Acero (gen. san)
9. Roselito Tabon (Liloan, Southern Leyte)
10. Armando Glaban (mis.or)
11. Rodney Calibuyot (panabo)
12. Emer llegue (samar)
13. Ma. Isabel llegue (samar)
14. Quenciano Presilda (tagum)
15. Christian Balili (davao)
16. Dennis Rodas (mandaluyong)
17. Dexter Nieves(mandaluyong)
18. Jesse Saberon(laguna)
19. Jerson Sabrani (cebu)
20. Jaype Agoho(batangas)
21. Erwin Reyes(batangas)
22. Sonny Noyles(batangas)
23. Ruth Balani(cavite)
24. Justin Alamo(cavite)
25. Etta Mesias(cantilan)
26. Melanie Boti(davao)
27. Ruth Quibol(tandag)
28. Jerson Sembrano(cebu)
29. Peter John Delos Santos(capiz)

2 confirmed dead.

Source: PRC Surigao del Norte / PRC Southern Leyte Chapter