Heavy rain has been affecting the country, especially the island of Sulawesi, over the past few days causing floods and landslides. According to official reports, as of 17 July 2016, over 1,350 people have been evacuated and over 735 houses have been damaged in North Konawe Regency (Southeast Sulawesi province, Sulawesi island).
Heavy rains brought about rivers overflowing and flashfloods in Sumber Tangkil, Tirtoyudo subdistricts in Malang, East Java. These damaged dams, river dikes, bridges, water pipes and affected 800 families.
According to the National Agency for Disaster Management (BNPB), flooding and landslides in Central Java province caused 59 deaths, with four people still missing.
The number of casualties from floods and landslides in Central Java is 35 people dead, 25 people missing and 14 injured
Rescue teams searched for 26 others who remained missing after the region.