Indonesia flash floods At least 58 people dead after torrential rain destroys mountainside villages

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Flash floods and mudslides have killed at least 58 people and left thousands homeless in Indonesias easternmost province. The floods were triggered by days of torrential downpours which tore through mountainside villages disaster officials said on Sunday. The disaster in Papua provinces Jayapura district submerged hundreds of houses in neck high water and mud said National Disaster Mitigation Agency spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho. Associated PressWell tell you whats true. Flash floods in Indonesias eastern Papua province have killed at least 58 people rocks and fallen trees in the hunt for survivors. The floods triggered by torrential rain and landslips on Saturday damaged numerous homes in the northeastern town of Sentani said national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho. The waters had receded but officials were still trying to evacuate people from areas obstructed by fallen trees Mr. about 50 people were killed after flash floods and landslides hit the capital of indonesias papua province police said on sunday. There about 50 bodies at the hospital as a result of floods and landslides Papua police spokesman Suryadi Diaz said. Waters began inundating nine villages in Papuas capital Jayapura late on Saturday following heavy rain spokesman for the National Disaster Management Agency

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