Indonesia – Banten earthquake (DG ECHO, UN OCHA, AHA, governments, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 05 August 2019)

  • According to the National Agency for Disaster Management (BNPB), following the 6.9 M earthquake last week, 6 are dead, 4 injured, and over 2,100 displaced, mostly in Pandeglang (Banten Province) and Bandar Lampung (Lampung Province). In both provinces, BNPB report 600 houses or buildings destroyed or damaged.

  • No emergency response was declared. Local governments supported by the provincial and national governments provided basic relief assistance.