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Indonesia - Landslide (BNPB, BMKG, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 18 November 2020)

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Heavy rainfall has been affecting central Indonesia (particularly the Java Island) over the past 48 hours, causing a landslide that has resulted in casualties and damage. The Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB) reports, as of 17 November, 5 fatalities and 4 severely damaged houses in Bogangin and Banjarpanepen Villages (Sumpiuh District, Banyumas Regency, Central Java Province). Over the next 24 hours, more heavy rainfall to locally very heavy rainfall is forecast over most of the country, including over the Java Island.