BNPB: Casualties from Mount Sinabung Eruption Rises to Six

A rider with scales sits upon a black horse. This depiction is represenative of a scarcity of food and famine.


DANANG FIRMANTO –  May 22, 2016

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The Head of Public Relations for the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB), Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, said that the number of victims that perished from the recent eruption of Mount Sinabung in Karo Regency, North Sumatra has increased to six people. According to Karo Regency’s Disaster Mitigation Agency (BPBD) on Sunday, May 22, 2016, the number of victims that injured by the hot ash clouds from the eruption has risen to nine people.…