Death toll in Indonesia's Papua province flash floods rises to 50
Sunday, 17 March 2019 () The town of Sentani near the provincial capital Jayapura was hit by flash floods triggered by torrential rain on Saturday, national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said in a statement.
Flash floods and mudslides in Sentani, in Indonesia’s Papua province, caused dozens of deaths and forced thousands from their homes on Saturday, March 16, leaving the Jayapura district in a state of emergency. This footage shows debris littering the town of Sentani, which was the worst hit by the...
CNN reports At least 50 people have been killed in eastern Indonesia as a result of flash flooding and a landslide. Nearly 60 people were also injured and sent to the hospital, . As of Sunday morning,..