Indonesia: Floods in East Java absorb new areas. Thousands of hectares of farmland under water in Tuban.
April 3. Pasuruan. Floods in East Java is distributed. Once was flooded Grezik-Lamngan, the same fate befell the coastal road segment in Probolingo Surabaya. Main artery coast — highway around Ngopak Grati — was flooded for 12 hours.
Flood, the depth of which an average of two feet, led to a traffic jam length of 10 km in both directions. The machine, which accumulates more and more, have to overcome the flooded area for 5 hours.
Heavy rains in the region adjacent to the eastern district of Pasuruan, which began at noon on Friday, led to flooding in the districts of beads, and Rehoso Vinongan. Injured at least 4,000 local residents, the rice fields are flooded. Some schools have had to stop the learning process.
According to the poncho, a representative of the Regional Emergency Management Agency (RACHS) in Pasuruan, flooding on Friday night (April 1, 2011) and absorbed sugar factory in the region Kedavong Vinongan.
The flood inundated a new coastal road below, about 2:00 am Sunday. This is the second segment of the flooding of the road on January 7.
This time, the flood resulted in traffic congestion length of 10 km from Surabaya and back. Now bypass of Kemachetan Probolingo become very vulnerable, since it is now a lot of midget cars and motorcycles.
Thousands of hectares of farmland in Tuban still flooded
April 3. Tuban — Mick: Despite the fact that the water level in the river Solo dropped by at least a thousand hectares of agricultural land in eight villages in the district Rengel, Province of Tuban, East Java, is still covered by water, whose height is 50 cm
This has led to hundreds of farmers in the region have lost their crops. Floods continued from last week, flooded land in the county.
Water, overflowing river, last week went to Bengavange to just over 2 meters. Flood itself, which was not 10 years old, was caused by water, the river overflowed in the area is 21 km away and flooded the surrounding area because of the dam.
Indonesian flooding on a scale beyond all imaginable sizes. Suffered a huge blow to the economy and save. Fortunately, in the CIS countries the situation is now much better, but the people and it is worth considering, not forgetting the tragedy in Indonesia. Consumption must be reduced to the minimum necessary to use energy-saving bulbs, saving natural resources, that would be the case of an accident to be prepared for all possible odds that it was not an earthquake, flood or other disaster.
As head of the village soobschyaet Ngadireho, District Rengel, publication Media Indonesia (April 2), agricultural areas are still flooded in spite of the fact that the water level in the river Solo gradually returns to normal.
It must be said that not all areas have been sown. Only a few of them a month ago was sown rice. And yet, according to official data, no harvest. Nevertheless flooding, which began last week, ruined crops. Now there is no hope for the harvest. Farmers will not be able to collect anything.
Mayor of behaving irresponsibly
April 2. Medan. Medan government apparently does not intend to take action in relation to natural disasters. As a result — 11 districts in Medan City is now caught up in massive flooding — reported by this morning Bahrum, Commissioner B RACHS city of Medan.
Says Bahrum, chairman of honey — Pemko — had to be prepared for a flood that was to happen today because the nature filed signs that some of the rivers flowing through the Medan City, crowded.
But he did not react. Pemko was to see these natural attributes. And all these effects flooding could have been prevented, whether Pemko Responsibility, said Bahrum.
He also hopes that a flood that occurred in Medan today should serve as a lesson for the mayor Medan. The mayor was to create a coordinating council district level, to quickly recover from the flood and avoid substantial losses.
Mayor should learn these lessons, as well as to form a team for the study and analysis of the problems of flooding. When the flood comes to the big city — it's pretty serious, concluded Bahrum.
Lack of drinking water among the flood victims in Lamongan
April 3. Metrotvnews.com, Lamongan: Thousands of flood victims in five districts Lamongana, East Java, faced shortages of drinking water. They are forced to use water brought by floods, for their daily needs: bathing, washing dishes and laundry.
Villagers Sumbreho, DC Glagow, admitted on Sunday (April 3) that do not receive aid in the form of drinking water. But they are hoping that the government will provide them with drinking water and food. Residents say that the aid is distributed unevenly.
River overflow Gero Bengavan flooded the five districts: Kalitenga, Turi, and Deket vb (Kalitengah, Turi, Karangbinangun, Deket and Glagah). The depth of water there from 20 cm to more than half. Flooding has been going for two weeks.
The threat of floods in Delhi Serdang
Amri Tambunan — Regent Delhi Serdang, North Sumatra — provided guidance to local authorities and urged to be prepared for flooding due to extreme weather in the past few days in the area.