According to official data, the Indonesian government a strong earthquake that occurred in the northern part of the island, took the lives of four villagers, and several dozen people were injured.
The representative of Indonesia's Department during the Holocaust said the cause of death of four people, including a 9-year-old boy, were brought down the rubble. 12 people have been hospitalized with severe cuts and fractures.
An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 occurred in the evening on August 18 at 35 kilometers from the south-east of Palu on Sulawesi, the last day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. As a result, the event has been destroyed 165 homes and buildings, closest to the epicenter of events in Parigi Muntong and Sigi.