This report covers the landslide incident from 2 - 8 April 2012
On Sunday, 8 April 2012 at 21.00 PM local time (UCT+7), a heavy rainfall caused landslide in 2 villages: Sangkanayu village (Mrebet sub-district), Purbalingga district and Baseh village (Kedungbanteng sub-district), Banyumas district, Central Java province;
On Thursday, 5 April 2012 at 14.00 PM, the landslide occurred in Gembor sub-village hamlet 03/01, Sukamulya village, Kutawaringin sub-district, Bandung district, West Java province;
On Friday, 6 April 2012 at 10.30 AM local time (UCT+7), landslide occurred Putat sub-village, Jlegong village, Bejen sub-district, Temanggung district, Central Java province. The landslide was caused by the digging project of drinking water installment.
On Monday, 2 April 2012 at 22.00 PM, heavy rainfall caused a landslide Mekarjaya village, Mande sub-district, Cianjur district, West Java province. The landslide blocked the road and a bridge.
Center for Health Crisis, Ministry of Health reported death of 5 persons, minor injury of 2 persons, and IDPs of 3,000 persons. Two vehicles of Ternate Provincial Health Office (PHO) were damaged.
In overall, the related PHO and District Health Office (DHOs) have already evacuated the victims, provided medical services.
Purbalingga and Banyumas DHO, Temanggung DHO, Bandung DHO, Cianjur DHO, Central Java PHO, West Java PHO, Central Java RCC and Center for Health Crisis MOH are monitoring the situation closely.
WHO is in close contact with MOH in monitoring the situation through Health Crisis Center MOH. In case the situation warrant, WHO will provide any assistance needed.