NewsWorldIndonesia: villages covered by ash after the eruption of...

Indonesia: villages covered by ash after the eruption of the Semeru volcano

-

Published on :

Two days after the Semeru volcano erupted on the Indonesian island of Java, which left 15 dead and more than 50 injured on December 4, images filmed by residents show the impressive extent of the damage: entire villages buried under ashes, stranded trucks, destroyed houses. Further ash and heavy rains threaten to slow down relief operations.

Only the roofs of the houses protrude from the thick layer of ash covering the street: the video, relayed by the Indonesian Natural Disaster Management Agency (BPBD), also shows trucks buried in dust the day after the eruption from the Semeru volcano. Rescuers, dressed in orange jackets, search for survivors.

The caption indicates that the video was filmed by volunteers from the BPBD of the Lumajang region in the village of Renteng, located about ten kilometers from the volcano.

This video was posted on Twitter on December 5, 2021.

Other videos show debris of destroyed homes sticking out of the ash:

At least 11 villages in Lumajang district were submerged by the ash cloud propelled by the Semeru volcano, erupted on Saturday December 4 in the east of the island of Java. Videos show residents fleeing in the face of imminent danger. About 900 people had to spend the night in shelters and mosques. According to BPBD, 1,300 people were evacuated.

Since then, heavy rains have caused hot mudslides on the outskirts of the volcano. Some people suffered burns after mistaking mudslides for flooding, resident said to AFP. These bad weather may further complicate the work of rescuers. According to BPBD, a bridge was also destroyed.

The caption of this video published on December 6, 2021 specifies that the torrent extends as far as the national road towards the city of Malang, about thirty kilometers below Semeru.

The Semeru Volcano Observatory recommended that residents of stay vigilant and not to approach within five kilometers of the crater, because of the danger caused by the air saturated with ash dust.

The Semeru volcano, culminating at an altitude of 3,676 m, is one of the 130 active volcanoes in Indonesia. Its last major eruption was in December 2020. Nearly 1,000 people had been displaced by then.

1 COMMENT

  1. Download SuperHeavy – Head Bopper Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Durante – Meld Album Mp3 Zip
    Download nuit – Ich musste dippen – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Violet Alexandria, Dudu Vieira & Caleb Joshua – Coastline – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Bruno Kroz – Ameaça Detectada – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Brian May – Back To The Light (Deluxe) Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Krust – The Edge of Everything – Remixed Album Mp3 Zip
    Download El7 – Vibes of the Oracle – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Delano Smith – Detroit Lost Tapes Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Karina – Amor A Millon Album Mp3 Zip
    Download MNEEMO – Love Pistols Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Kill Aniston – Javiernes en Kasa (En Vivo) – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download David Douglas – Golden Days – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download DEADLIFE – God in the Machine Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Various Artists – Planète Piknic Vol. 1 Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Iza Sabino – Trono de Vidro – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Brian Jackson, Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad – Brian Jackson Jid008 Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Carmouflage Rose – A Night With No Moon Album Mp3 Zip
    Download At 1980 – Late Night Calls Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Jean Vayat – The Rush – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download KEANO – Treptower Park Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Zettakun – Strings Live Sessions EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Bridget Caldwell – Kingmaker – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Various Artists – Uptown Kings Riddim Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Brian Jackson, Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Adrian Younge – Brian Jackson JID008 Album Mp3 Zip

Comments are closed.

Latest news

Moscow evokes an exchange of Ukrainian prisoners for a close friend of Putin – Le Figaro

Russia will "study" the possibility of exchanging fighters from the Ukrainian Azov regiment taken prisoner for Viktor Medvedchuk, a...

Angèle puts a huge wind to Amel Bent in the middle of the final of “The Voice”! – Audience

This Saturday evening, on the occasion of the grand finale of The Voice, Vike, the talent of Amel Bent,...

Leonardo dismissed as sports director of PSG – L’Équipe.fr

Leonardo is no longer the sporting director of PSG. As announced by Amazon, the Brazilian was relieved...

Mercato Mercato – PSG: The Kylian Mbappé miracle changes everything in the project – Eurosport FR

We could already see him putting on the legendary white jersey. As a logical sequence of things. ...

Cruel scenario for Monaco! – Debrief and NOTES of the players (RCL 2-2 ASM) – Maxifoot

During the 38th day of Ligue 1, AS Monaco conceded the draw Lens (2-2) in the last moments of...

Extension of Mbappé, celebrations of the 10th title … The evening of PSG in pictures – L’Équipe.fr

Extension of Mbappé, celebrations of the 10th title ... The evening of PSG in pictures L'Équipe.frAntonetti will not watch...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you