Details of Disaster Information

Indonesia : Land Slide : 2005/02/21
GLIDE: LS-2005-000025-IDN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2005/02/21
Name Land Slide
Outline At least 13 people have been killed and more than 100 are missing following a landslide in Indonesia. The accident happened in Cimahi, near the West Javan town of Bandung, 180 km (110 miles) south-east of Jakarta.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • Reuters AlertNet 2005/02/27
    The death toll from a landslide that swept through two Indonesian villages near a garbage dump last week rose to 96 on Sunday as recovery crews pulled more bodies out of mounds of dirt and waste.
  • BBC News 2005/02/22
    Rescuers in Indonesia are continuing to dig through tonnes of earth and rubbish to search for survivors of Monday's landslide in West Java.
  • CNN NEWS 2005/02/21
    Nine people were killed and around 139 are missing after heavy rain caused a landslide on Monday near a garbage dump on the outskirts of the Indonesian city of Bandung, police said.
  • BBC News 2005/02/21
    Indonesia landslide buries dozens