Landslide Disaster in Ternate City

Sabtu, 03 Juni 2017


Landslide Disaster in Ternate City

Landslide disaster occurred in Ternate City, North Maluku, on Thursday June 1, 2017 in the morning and pile up one family in Tobona sub-district, South Ternate District. In this incident reported 2 people died.

Before the disaster happened, heavy rain with a long duration flushed the city of Ternate. So causing the movement of land that caused landslide disaster. Coupled with the condition of soil mixed with sand and the hills further magnify the potential for landslide disaster.

To overcome the disaster landslide we need awareness society. Prevent to not build any buildings in dangerous areas such as on the steep hillside and at times dead are prone to disaster, so the casualties can be avoided.