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Floods submerge villages in NTB, Jambi

  • Panca Nugraha and Jon Afrizal

    The Jakarta Post

Mataram/Jambi | Thu, December 27 2012 | 10:38 am

PREMIUM At least 500 hectares of rice fields in two districts in Dompu regency, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), are at risk of failure due to floods.

The floods that hit Dompu on Dec. 24 are still covering rice fields in four districts of Dompu and six villages in Woja as of Wednesday.

Regency spokesman Abdul Sahid said the floods from Monday were caused by the Sori Silo, Na’e and Laju rivers ov...