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Indonesia - Floods update (BNPB, BMKG, FloodList, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 02 April 2020)

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-The recent flooding triggered by heavy rain across 6 districts in Bandung Regency (West Java) caused at least one fatality and damage.

  • According to media, one person died in Bojongsoang District, and the number of displaced people stands at 315. More than 56,000 people were affected, and approximately 9,300 houses damaged by flooding.

  • Search and rescue operations carried out by national authorities are still ongoing, many roads across Bandung are bloocked by flood water.

  • Orange alerts for heavy rain accompanied by thunderstorms have been issued for several regencies of West Java, moderate rain is forecast over Bandung on 2-3 April.