Boat sinks off Mindanao, 10 dead

By Accidents

Manila,Philippines
10 people among them 6 children drowned and 2 other are missing after a small motorized boat probably overloaded capsized and sank in Maguindanao province in volatile Mindanao.
2 missing are boys aged 3 and 5, rescue teams did not have success in finding them. The 6 survived this tragedy explained that the victims belonged to family returning home coming from the neighboring town.
18 people were aboard and the reason for the incident are the giant waves caused by winds.
Maguindanao Governor is considering to ban with law overloaded small boats to prevent future tragedies. The provincial government would will help families of the victims.