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Indonesia: Flood: 2010/07/24 Country Information on DRR

Period 2010/07/24
Country or District Indonesia
Event Type Flood
Outline A flood hit five villages in Tanah Bambu district, South Kalimantan, on 24 July 2010 following heavy rains over the past few days.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Floods inundate the whole Kalimantan in recent weeks. A total of 13 villages in Kotawaringin Timur regency, Central Kalimantan, were inundated. In Tanah Laut and Tanah Bumbu regencies, South Kalimantan, floods have submerged the floors of at least 3,000 houses.

Jakarta Post 2010/07/24
Overflowing river submerges 3,000 houses, kills two.

ANTARA News 2010/07/24
The flood had victimized around 1,640 families or 5,000 people.