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Floods claim lives, submerge homes across the archipelago

  • Andi Hajramurni and Kusumasari Ayuningtyas

    The Jakarta Post

Makassar/Surakarta | Mon, January 7 2013 | 09:54 am

PREMIUM Flooding in a number of regions across the country has intensified as heavy downpours continue to exacerbate the problem.

In South Sulawesi, floods are reported to have claimed at least five lives, three in Gowa regency and one each in Pangkajene Islands regency and Jeneponto regency according to the local chapter of the National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas).

As of Sunday, flo...