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Cianjur Earthquake: The Death Toll Has Reached 323 People

29 November 2022 01:47

One week after a deadly earthquake hit Cianjur in Indonesia's West Java, Rescuers continued finding more victims including two bodies a father and his daughter from Cijendil Hamlet, while the death toll has reached 323.

On monday morning, Rescuers found the body of an adult male, before the second body was spotted a girl wearing a purple t-shirt and black sport pants. According to local Residents of Cijendil, who witnessed the evacuation of the two bodies the victims were father and daughter.

The bodies then were transferred to Sayang Public Hospital for further identification. According to authorities as of Monday the death toll from 5,6 Magnitude  earthquake that hit Cianjur Regency and its surroundings has reached 323.

Meanwhile, search and rescue operations will continue until November 30 as part of the Disaster's Emergency Response.