On Tuesday, November 6, 2018  Dompet Dhuafa team has arrived at the location of the Bandang flooding incident in West Java. The results of the interim report are as follows:

Types of Events: Flash floods and landslides
Event Time: Tuesday 6 November 2018 at 05.00 WIB
Location of Events: Cipatujah sub-district & Karang Nunggal sub-district
Cause of Event: Heavy rain

Impact: the inundation of landslides at residential areas causing considerable damage including Cipatujah bridge which interrupted road access and affected the following villages:  ciandum, ciheras, cipanas, pametingan and sukahurip.

Death tolls:
1 man found in Nagrog Village of Cigaru

1 body of a woman is found in the hood

Bodies awaiting identification:
2 at Karangnunggal sub-district

1  at culamega village

2 at village of bantar kalong

3 at cinta bodas

Potential Future Disasters: it is feared that if rain continues, the area will be flooded and  additional landslides will occur.

Efforts made
1. Establish a relief post
2. Coordinate with the local authorities.

Urgent needs

  1. Food
  2. Clothing
  3. Blankets
  4. Medicine
  5. Baby diapers

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