Natuna Landslide Death Toll Reaches 33 & 21 Others Still Missing

11 March 2023 01:12

On Friday, more bodies were retrieved from a landslide that hit two villages on Serasan Island in Natuna regency in Indonesia's Riau Islands Province.

Total 33 bodies have been found from the landslides that occurred on Monday this week following continued heavy rains. However, 21 villagers are still missing while search and rescue efforts are ongoing under poor weather. Additional heavy equipment have arrived in the disaster site to help the evacuation process.