Description

Flooding in Kab. Luwu, Prov. South Sulawesi

Friday, May 22, 2020, 2:00 a.m.

Location:

Kec. Lamasi Timur, Ds. Pompengan Tengah, Ds. Pompengan Beach

Fatalities :

  • 75 Souls displaced

Material Losses:

  • 4 housing units (RB)
  • 2 houses were washed away
  • 230 affected housing units
  • 2 affected school units
  • 1 unit of place of worship affected
  • ± 150 Ha of affected plantations
  • ± 450 Ha of impacted rice fields
  • ± TMA 1 m

Chronological:

  • Due to the high intensity rain that caused the Lamasi River dam to burst

Effort :

  • TRC BPBD Luwu conducted a rapid assessment, evacuation of victims and coordinated with relevant agencies

Current Condition:

  • Saturday, May 23, 2020, 09.00 WIB, Current Weather Bright and flood gradually receded

Source:

  • Mr. Aminudin Kabid RR BPBD Kab. Luwu

Additional Data

Country: Indonesia

Affected Area / Region: Kab. Luwu, Prov. South Sulawesi

Casualties

Affected Families: 236

Affected Persons: 1180

Displaced Persons: 75

Damages

Damaged houses: 236 Damaged educational facilities (e.g. schools): 2 Damaged public buildings / facilities: 1 Loss of livelihood sources: approximately 150 Ha of plantations, and approximately 450 Ha of rice fields

 

Source: ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance

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