Indonesia, Flooding in Gorontalo City, Gorontalo Province

15:46 Aug 2 2020 Gorontalo City, Gorontalo

Dear. Head of BNPB
In lap. DH Gen;

Information on Flood Development in Gorontalo City Prov. Gorontalo
Update: Monday, August 3, 2020, at 13.30 WIB

• Due to rain with high intensity and the overflow of the Bone and Bolango rivers which took place on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, at 01.00 WITA

Location: Gorontalo City
Kec. Hulonthalangi
Kec. Eastern City
Kec. Dumbo Kingdom
Kec. Western City
Kec. South City

Fatalities :
• 9,573 souls are displaced with the following details:
- Kec. Eastern City 2,446 Souls
- Kec. Dumbo Raya 4,694 Souls
- Kec. Hulonthalangi 1,003 souls
- Kec. Western City 1,304 Souls
- Kec. South City 126 Soul

Material Losses:
• 594 affected housing units
• 20-40 cm TMA

Effort :
• Gorontalo Governor and Gorontalo Mayor have reviewed the scene
• The Mayor of Gorontalo has set a second stage of Emergency Response Status for 14 days from August 1 to 14, 2020
• The Gorontalo City BPBD TRC conducted a rapid assessment, coordinated with relevant agencies and together with a joint team to evacuate victims.
• Gorontalo City BPBD has opened a refugee tent and together with the Social Service Opens a Public Kitchen.
• Gorontalo City BPBD coordinates with the Public Works Agency regarding the deployment of heavy equipment

Cutting Edge:
• Today, Monday, August 3, 2020, at 13.30 WIB, the weather was clear and the flood was gradually receding
• Refugees still survive in the evacuation site because the house is still submerged in mud
• The Joint Team and the community are currently working together to clean up mud due to flooding

Source: Mr. Abu Bakar Luwiti Plt. The BPBD of Gorontalo City
Additional Data
Country: Indonesia
Affected Area / Region: Gorontalo City, Gorontalo


Affected Persons: 9573
Displaced Persons: 9573


Damaged houses: 594

Credibility: UP DOWN 0

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