JAKARTA, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) — Floods, landslides and whirlwind have forced almost 10,000 people to flee home in West Java province‘s district of Karawang, spokesman for the National Disaster Management Agency Agus Wibowo said on Wednesday.
The natural disasters destroyed three school buildings and one mosque as well as
“They were evacuated to their relative houses which are not submerged by the waters,“
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Shares Thousands of houses and public facilities across Bekasi, Karawang, and Subang regencies in West Java were left flooded following a period of intense rain over the last two days. West Java Disaster Mitigation Agency (BPBD) operations manager Budi Budiman said the widespread flooding was the result of constant rain that caused a number of rivers across the regencies to…
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