Indonesia quake-tsunami: Death toll mounts to 1,944

Updated:3 months, 1 week ago IST

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): Indonesia's military and disaster agency officials confirmed that the death toll in the earthquake and tsunami that struck Central Sulawesi has mounted to 1,944. Meanwhile, Indonesia's National Disaster Mitigation Agency informed that the survivors of the earthquake and tsunami have started to return to their homes. The number of displaced people has come down to 62,359 in 147 locations across Central Sulawesi. Authorities have said as many as 5,000 are believed to be missing in two hard-hit areas since the September 28 disaster.

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