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Tens of Thousands of Residents Displaced Due to Demak Floods, Embankment Repairs Accelerated

A total of 20,772 residents were displaced due to the Demak floods. Repairs to broken river embankments are being accelerated to deal with flooding.

This article has been translated using AI. See Original .
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KRISTI DWI UTAMI
· 7 minutes read

The following article was translated using both Microsoft Azure Open AI and Google Translation AI. The original article can be found in Puluhan Ribu Warga Mengungsi akibat Banjir Demak, Perbaikan Tanggul Dikebut

Officials use a rubber boat to travel across the flooded Demak-Kudus north coast route in Karanganyar District, Demak Regency, Central Java on Monday (12/2/2024).
KOMPAS/P RADITYA MAHENDRA YASA

Officials use a rubber boat to travel across the flooded Demak-Kudus north coast route in Karanganyar District, Demak Regency, Central Java on Monday (12/2/2024).

DEMAK, KOMPAS - More than 20,000 residents have been displaced due to the recent flooding in Demak Regency, Central Java. In an effort to mitigate the effects of the flood, the government is pushing for repairs to the river levees that have broken at dozens of locations, and deploying water pumps to drain the water from the affected areas.

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HARIS FIRDAUS
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