Indonesia, Flood in Seluma District, Bengkulu Province

22:15 Oct 6 2020 Seluma District, Bengkulu Province, Indonesia

Floods in Kab. Seluma, Prov. Bengkulu
Update: Thursday, 08 October 2020 Pkl. 16.20 WIB

• Due to high intensity rain since Monday, 05 October 2020, Pkl. 15.00 WIB up to. 22.00 WIB
• There was a follow-up flood on Thursday, 08 October 2020, Pkl. 04.00 WIB

Kec. Ulu Talo
Ds. Cloudy water
Kec. Talo
Ds. Lubuk Gio
Ds. Estuary Lake
Ds. Flower Sri
Ds. Transverse Nepal
Kec. Seluma
Ex. Latitude
Ex. Nepal
Kec. Ilir Talo
Ds. Penago 1
Kec. Seluma south
Ds. Sukarami
Kec. Ulu Talo
Ds. Cloudy water

Fatalities :
• 82 families / 558 people affected
• 225 people fled to relatives' homes
Material Disadvantages:
• 60 housing units (RR)
• 22 housing units (RB)
• 1 unit of Educational Facility (RR)
• 5 Public Facilities (RR)
• 2 units of public facilities (RS)
• 4 units of Public Facilities (RB)
• TMA 30 - 60 cm

Effort :
• TRC BPBD Kab. Seluma is still coordinating with local village officials and related agencies for flood management
• TRC BPBD Kab. Seluma has provided assistance in the form of mineral water, sardines, rice, instant noodles and cooking oil through the local village head
• Dinsos has established 2 refugee posts

Current Condition: Thursday, 08 October 2020, Pkl. 13:15 WIB
• Sunny weather, puddle still 30-60 cm high

Pusdalops BPBD Kab. Seluma

Update on Tuesday, 6 October 2020, at 02.53 pm.

Rain with high intensity since Monday, 5 October 2020, from 03.00 pm to 10.00 pm.

38 families/494 persons evacuated at 2 evacuation points.

Material losses:
118 housing units slightly damaged.
22 housing units heavily damaged.
1 unit of education facility slightly damaged.
5 units of public facilities slightly damaged.
3 units of public facilities heavily damaged.
The water level is 1-1.5 meters.

Latest situation:
The water has receded.
3 broken bridges have not yet passed by vehicles.

TIM I Pusdalops BNPB
Cc. Ess. 1

Update on 5 October 2020.

Rain with high intensity caused a flood in Seluma District of Bengkulu Province on Monday, 5 October 2020, from 03.00 pm to 10.00 pm.

Seluma District
Ulu Talo Sub-District
Air Keruh Village

525 persons affected.

Material losses:
1 unit of suspension bridge connecting villages is cut off.

Rapid Response Team (Tim Respon Cepat/TCR) of Seluma District Management Agency (BPBD) is coordinating with village apparatus and related officials in responding to the flood.

Phone network at the incident location is poor hampering the coordination effort.

Latest situation:
- Water in the settlement has not receded.
- Water inundated 20-60 cm.

Pusdalops Kab. Seluma

Tim Piket Pusdalops BNPB
Cc Ess. 1
Additional Data
Country: Indonesia
Affected Area / Region: Seluma District


Affected Families: 105
Affected Persons: 558
Displaced Persons: 494
Evacuation Centre: 2


Damaged houses: 140Damaged educational facilities (e.g. schools): 1Damaged public buildings / facilities: 9Damaged infrastructure (e.g. road, water network): 3 bridges

Credibility: UP DOWN -2

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