Heavy rain in the evening has caused landslide in Jorong Data, Nagari Sungai Batang Sub-district, Tanjung Raya District West Sumatera 27 January 2013 at 04.45 local time. the landslide affected to 11 houses contains 29 people, 26 were burried by the landslide.
Gheograpically Nagari Sungai Batang Sub-district mostly highly with the caracteristics people living in group. current climate right now is raining. Located about 40 km from Agam District can be reach by Fore Wheel Drive car about 2 hours. Additionally lack of Communication using Handphone.
PMI NHQ dispatch 2 units Telecommunication Devices namely Komodo to facilitate communication.
PMI West Sumatera Province Mobilized 32 Satgana, 2 Units Ford Ranger, 1 Ambulans Ranger FWD, motor trail, chainsaw, genset and field lighting as well as relief aids like Family tents, 20 terpaulins, mat, Family kit, Hygiene kit, kichen kit & shelter toolkits and 8 Satgana ( First Aid team,assesment & distributtion).
Satgana PMi together with S&R agency, Military, Police, Tagana (Social Department volunteers) and other steake holder to search and resque the victim. 11 people were found killed, 8 injury and sent to nearest hospital, 10 others still missing.
Currently the searching on going for the missing people
Coordination meeting has held by Local Disaster Management Agency (BPBD) resulted : PMI will focuse in S & R, Evacuation, First Aid, Cleaning the area.
PMI Command Post will keep monitor the situaton.