Heavy rains in Indonesia leave 1 dead

Nearly 1,500 houses flooded, over 5,369 people adversely affected by floods in West Kalimantan province...

Istanbul , Jale Akbar, İnteraz - 14 September 2020, 14:02

Nearly 1,500 homes were flooded and one person was killed Sunday following heavy rains in Indonesia’s West Kalimantan province.


In a statement, the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) said the rains caused flooding in the province's Melawi region.


A total of 5,369 people were adversely affected by the floods.


In addition, 70 families whose homes were damaged were evacuated from the region.


Anadolu Agency