Indonesia, Flooding in Luwu Regency, South Sulawesi Province (22:51 Mar 26 2021)

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Floods of Kab. Luwu, South Sulawesi Province


Heavy rain from 17.45 to 21.00 WIB caused the Bua and Kandoa rivers to overflow. The height of water discharge that inundates rice fields, houses, fields is around + - 80 cm - 1.5 cm. On Friday, March 26, 2021 Pkl. 19.00 WITA


Kecamatan Bua

  • Desa Paberassang

  • Desa Barowa

  • Kelurahan Sakti

  • Desa Tiromanda

  • Desa Posi

  • Desa Tanarigella

Material Disadvantages:

1,260 houses submerged, details as follows:

  • Posi Village: 2 cows, 5 ha of paddy fields filled with rice, 2 units of collapsed bridges, a 15 m long irrigation channel was damaged.

  • Tiromanda Village: 40 submerged houses

  • Barowa Village: 100 submerged houses, mosque and SDN school, 1 unit each submerged.

  • Paberassang Village: Kindergarten school, 1 unit SDN submerged each, 1 unit mosque, 20 ha of rice fields filled with rice, plus 40 ha of seaweed, production gardens, 960 houses submerged.

  • Kelurahan Sakti: Kindergarten, SDN, SMP, TSANAWIYAH 1 unit each submerged and 100 houses submerged as well as several submerged gardens.

  • Tanarigella Village: 160 houses submerged, mosque 1 unit submerged.


  • Coordination with local officials
  • Quickly assess the impact of damage and losses caused by the disaster.

Source: Pusdalops BPBD Kab. Luwu

Informed by: PUSDALOPS BNPB Call Center / Complaint Number: 117 (Toll Free) Instagram: pusdalops_bnpb Twitter: @Bnpbpusdalops

Additional Data

Country: Indonesia Affected Area / Region: Luwu Regency, South Sulawesi Province


Affected Families: 1260

Affected Persons: 6300


Damaged houses: 1260

Damaged educational facilities (e.g. schools): 3

Damaged public buildings / facilities: 3 mosques

Loss of livelihood sources: 60 ha of agriculture area