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Flood victims face hunger, overcrowding

  • Margareth S. Aritonang

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, January 19 2013 | 10:05 am
Flood victims face hunger, overcrowding

PREMIUM Gimmie shelter: Residents of Rawa Buaya take refuge at a Transjakarta bus stop in Jembatan Baru, West Jakarta, on Friday. Transjakarta has opened several bus shelters to those displaced by the floods until waters recede. (Courtesy of Transjakarta)More than 18,000 people have been displaced by the floods that have struck Jakarta. Some report facing hunger, dysentery and poor sanitation. Others have...