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President Promise to Rebuild - Dozens injured or missing and about 34 killed in Natural disaster.

Difficult moments for everyone. This is not the type of news everyone would want to wake up to. But unfortunately certain things are just not predictable.

  Thousands have been left homeless, some injured or missing and at least 34 killed by a powerful volcanic eruption. This happened in a town called Lumajang in Indonesia

  Rescuers as at now are still trying to search for 22 villagers reported missing, Abdul Muhari, the spokesperson of National Disaster Mitigation Agency said.

 On Tuesday President Joko Widodo visited villages that has been destroyed by the volcanic eruption and made a promise that the affected villages would be rebuilt as soon as possible.

  He also pledged to rebuild infrastructures including the main bridge connecting Lumajang to other cities.

   Residents who were affected will be relocated within the next six months. And at the moment each family will receive $34.50 per month until their new house is provided.

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Abdul Muhari Indonesia Joko Widodo Lumajang National Disaster Mitigation Agency


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