The whole country is under pressure as of this moment after the Taal Volcano in Batangas erupted last Sunday, January 12 that raises alert from 1 to 4.
Taal Volcano last erupted in 1977 and this year seemed to be the awakening again of the volcano. Batangas, Tagaytay and other near cities of Taal Island have experienced heavy ash falls as well as the other cities.
The government and concerned citizens are now making their best they could to help the evacuees that were affected by the eruption through delivering and distributing relief goods and hygiene kits.
As the news in all platforms are covered and flooded by Taal updates, a video captured by a tourist that went to Tagaytay just moments before the Taal releases smoke has surfaced the internet.
WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW
In a Facebook page named Reality, the tourists were seen hiking near the Taal Island when suddenly the volcano slowly releases smoke, the tourist guides immediately told the tourists that they have to go down and evacuate the island.
The tourist immediately goes down and rushed to their boat to get off the island. The group has also children who look worried and afraid of what might happen to them.
As the video goes, many boats were seen leaving the island and people are shouting to evacuate immediately. At the end of the video, a huge smoke coming from Taal was seen.
As of now, cities affected by the eruption are now locked down for safety purposes as ordered by the president.
In addition, Cavite has now declared under the state of c4lam!ty due to the heavy ashfall that is still experiencing right now.
Watch the video here:
Keep safe, everyone! Bangon Batangas!