Two of the four family members from Ramvetlam village on Ambrym who got lost at sea around midday on Saturday are currently undergoing full medical attention at Norsup Hospital, Malekula after they were discovered and rescued at Rano Island yesterday morning.
The 4-year-old boy who was also in the canoe along with his mother and aunt when they were discovered did not survive the ordeal. The 10-year-old boy is still missing.
The Chief Surgeon of the Northern District Hospital, Dr. Basil Leodoro told Daily Post that the two women were rescued and transported to Norsup Hospital yesterday morning.