Last Updated: Friday, September 23, 2016

Floods and Landslides in Indonesia's Java Island kill 20

September 21, 2016: Flooding and landslide triggered by heavy rainfall have claimed lives of at least 20 people and left 14 others missing in Indonesian island of Java.

The natural disasters caused massive damage in Garut district of West Java, where 17 people were found dead and 13 others were missing.

About 1,000 villagers have been evacuated to army barracks and other temporary shelters, The Associated Press reported quoting the National Disaster Management Mitigation Agency.