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Floods hit city as rainy season comes to an end

  • Indah Setiawati and Sita W. Dewi

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, March 6 2013 | 09:20 am
Floods hit city as rainy season comes to an end

PREMIUM Drifting along: Residents of Kampung Pulo in Jatinegara, East Jakarta, navigate their flooded neighborhood by dinghy on Tuesday as most of them decided not to leave their homes. They have got used to floods and have ropes lining the neighborhood to help them move around. (JP/P.J. Leo)Thousands of Jakartans were forced to evacuate their homes as floods hit nine subdistricts in the capital city Tues...