Last Updated: Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Indonesia's West Java landslide kills 1, leaves 14 missing


A landslide in Indonesia's West Java province on Tuesday has claimed life of a person and left 14 missing.
The landslide damaged eight houses in Margamukti village in Pangalengan subdistrict, Bandung regency, Xinhua reported quoting the Disaster Mitigation Agency ( BNPB) spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho as saying.

The landslide has also damaged pipes of geothermal gas operated by Star Energy Geothermal. 
Rescue efforts are carried out by joint teams from regional disaster mitigation agency (BPBD), troops, police and volunteers.