Landslides In Eastern Indonesia Kill 2| MENAFN.COM

Tuesday, 28 March 2023 02:05 GMT

Landslides In Eastern Indonesia Kill 2

(MENAFN- Trend News Agency)

At least two people were reportedly killed in floods and landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rain in the eastern Indonesian province of South Sulawesi, an official said on Thursday, trend reports citing xinhua .

'Two were killed by landslides since Wednesday. Authorities have recovered their bodies,' provincial disaster agency chief Amson Padolo told local media.

The total number of locals impacted by the disaster was still under calculation, he added.

Indonesia has been facing extreme weather of heavy rains and strong winds since last December, which led to a series of disasters including floods and landslides.

According to the country's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG), the peak of the rainy season is from January to February.


Legal Disclaimer:
MENAFN provides the information “as is” without warranty of any kind. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, images, videos, licenses, completeness, legality, or reliability of the information contained in this article. If you have any complaints or copyright issues related to this article, kindly contact the provider above.