Virisila’s Brave Act Saves 6 People From Submerged Vehicle

“I reiterate my call as Minister for Children, please adults STOP being reckless and putting our children’s lives at risk. Be wise and stay home during flooding!”
06 Feb 2023 09:55
Virisila’s Brave Act Saves 6 People From Submerged Vehicle
Virisila Silivere in Qelemumu, Labasa on February 3, 2023.

Virisila Silivere, 38, of Qelemumu, Labasa is a hero! 

While the nation’s attention was on the official opening of Parliament last Friday, the mother of three helped save six people, including three children from a submerging vehicle that was being swept away by the strong currents and flood waters in Labasa. 

Speaking to the Fiji Sun last night, Ms Silivere said she had initially planned to go to a funeral in Nadogo last Friday however she let her husband go without her children. 


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