24 killed in Indonesia floods, landslides

Jakarta, June 19 (IANS) At least 24 persons were killed in landslides and floods in Indonesia’s Central Java province, a weather official said on Sunday.

According to the country’s disaster management agency, most of the victims were from the districts of Purworejo, Banjarnegara and Kebumen, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, Xinhua news agency reported.

A total of 26 others were also reported missing, the agency added.

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