Indonesia – Floods (AHA Centre, BMKG) (ECHO Daily Flash of 06 November 2020)

  • Heavy rainfall continues to affect the Islands of Sumatra and Java over the past few days, causing floods and leading to casualties and damage.
  • According to the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management more than 32,000 people have been affected in Pasuruan Regency (East Java Province) and South Aceh Regency (Aceh Province). More than 6,400 houses were damaged.
  • For the next 24 hours, more heavy rain with thunderstorms are forecast over Aceh Province.



Source: European Commission’s Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations