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Indonesia, Flooding in Sintang District, West Kalimantan

21:46 Jul 19 2020 Sintang, West Kalimantan

Description
Due to heavy rainfall and the overflow of Melawi River at Ambalau - Serawai and Kayan River caused flooding in Sintang District, West Kalimantan.

There are 14,399 affected families, with below details:
- Kayan Hulu Sub-District : 4.007 families
- Serawai Sub-District : 2.180 families
- Kayan Hilir Sub-District : 2.806 families
- Dedai Sub-District : 1.615 families
- Ambalau Sub-District : 74 families
- Tempunak Sub-District : 1.126 families
- Sintang Sub-District: 2.097 families
- Kayan Hilir Sub-District : 218 families
- Sepauk Sub-District : 276 families

The flooding also caused some damages as details below:
• 61 unit houses were swept away
• 10 unit damaged infrastrutures

Details as per area:
- Kayan Hulu :
• 61 unit houses were swept away
• 2 unit of bridges was damaged

- Serawai : 1 unit damaged infrastructures
- Kayan Hilir : 1 unit damaged infrastructures
- Ambalau : 1 unit damaged infrastructures
- Sepauk : 5 unit damaged infrastructures (damaged bridges)

• BPBD Sintang District closely monitors to the affected area at Kayan and Melawi River and waiting further information from the sub-district on the report.

• BPBD Sintang also opens "kitchen" at Kayan Hulu
• The distribution of food will be distributed through by the Social Agency through Sub-District Office.

Emergency Response:
• The Regent of Sintang District declared emergency response status within 14 days, starting from 10 – 23 Juli 2020
Additional Data
Country: Indonesia
Affected Area / Region: Sintang, West Kalimantan

Casualties

Affected Families: 15599
Affected Persons: 77995

Damages

Damaged houses: 2281Damaged infrastructure (e.g. road, water network): 103

Credibility: UP DOWN 0

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