Indonesia

Indonesia - Floods Information Report No. 1

Format
Situation Report
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Posted
Originally published
95/0166
SITUATION

1. UNDP/DHA RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE IN JAKARTA REPORTS THE OCCURRENCE OF FLOODS AND LANDSLIDES ON 1 MAY IN THE PROVINCE OF NORTHERN SUMATRA. THE OCCURRENCE WAS TRIGGERED BY HEAVY CONTINUOUS RAINFALL IN LATE APRIL.

2. THE FLOODS AND LANDSLIDES HAVE AFFECTED THE DISTRICTS OF SOUTH TAPANULI AND LABUHAN BATU RESULTING IN 40 PEOPLE DEAD, 390 HOUSES DAMAGED OR DESTROYED, THREE BRIDGES DAMAGED AND A NUMBER OF FIELDS DESTROYED.

3. UNDP/DHA RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE IS MONITORING THE SITUATION AND CONSULTING WITH NATIONAL AUTHORITIES.

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