Indonesia – Landslides (BNPB, BMKG, Local Media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 28 February 2018)

  • Heavy rain has been affecting several areas of the country in recent weeks causing floods and triggering landslides. National authorities reported, as of 28 February, that at least two landslides occurred in Brebes regency (Central Java province, Indonesia) causing the deaths of 15 people, and injuring 13 others. It was also reported that over 10 000 houses were flooded and around 50 000 people were affected.

  • Over the next 24 hours, moderate to heavy rain may continue to affect several areas of the country, including the already affected ones.