Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Calculating the Losses
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Jln. By Pass Ida Bagus Mantra,
Jln. Pucuk 1 No. 70X
Denpasar, Bali
Indonesia

24h:
+62 (0)812 3819724
Tel:
+62 (0)361 464 032, +62 (0)361 471 0242

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Calculating the Losses

Estimated 13 Deaths and More than US$200,000 in Damages Blamed on Week of Ferocious Storms in Bali


Bali News: Bali, Indonesia, weather, storms, deaths, cyclone Lua, Australia, Badung. Tabanan, Karangasem, Klungkung, Denpasar, Pusdalops storm damage, landslides, floods
Click Image to Enlarge

(3/18/2012)

Unusually violent weather in Bali between Tuesday, March 14 and Saturday March 17, 2012, is blamed for at least 11 deaths. The bad weather in Bali is linked to the Cyclone Lua weather system over northern Australia.

The death and destruction brought to Bali by this storm system has swept across a number of regencies and municipal areas of the island, leaving a confirmed 11 people dead and two still missing  over a 5-day period.

Material damages caused by the series of storms that brought flooding, landslide and high winds have been estimated at Rp. 1.9 billion (US$211,000).

According to Kompas.com, data from the Disaster Mitigation Agency (Pusdalops) there were five deaths attributed to landslides in the Bangli regency near Kintamani; three killed by falling trees and buildings in Gianyar regency; two killed in Karangasem by falling trees; and another death under a fallen tree in Buleleng. The death toll of 11 does not include 2 more people missing following landslides in Kintamani on Tuesday night and still being sought by search and rescue workers.

Meanwhile, in Bali’s capital of Denpasar four people were injured and taken to local hospitals after being hit by falling trees on Saturday, March 17, 2012.

According to Pusdalops, materials losses caused by the bad weather are comprised of losses of Rp. 894,500,000 (US$99,400) in Tabanan regency where home, religious temples and a hotel suffered damage. Damages in Badung regency are put at Rp. 587,000,000 (US$65,200); Karangasem regency at Rp. 278,000,000 (US$30,900); Klungkung regency Rp. 135,000,000 (US$15,000) and Denpasar Rp. 75,000,000 (US$8.300).

Pusdalops is now working with regency governments in Bali to channel aid to those who suffered losses during the recent storms.

Related Article

[Bad Weather Claims Lives in Kintamani]
 


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Itís a Jungle Out There!
The Ritz-Carlton, Bali Says ĎThank Youí to Agents and the Press with a Night Adventure Safari Night
(4/22/2018)
Spanish Conquistador Lands at Nusa Dua
The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali Welcomes Spaniar Oriol Montal As General Manager
(4/22/2018)
Stayiní Alive in Bali
SkŚl Retro Night to Celebrate the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s at AYODYA Resort Bali on Saturday, June 2, 2018
(4/22/2018)
Defaming the Most Sacred
Follow an Act of Sacrilege at a Balinese Temple, Calls Grow to Ban Tourists from Entering Sacred Areas of Balinese Holy Places
(4/22/2018)
RIP: I Gusti Ayu Raya Rasmi 1939 Ė 2018.
The Queen Bee of Balinese Dance has Died
(4/22/2018)
Here Comes the Sun
Baliís Green School Receives Donation of Solar Panels to Take Campus Off the Power Grid
(4/22/2018)
Horses for Underground Courses
Plans Being Drawn for Additional Underpass Near Gatot Kaca Monument at Baliís Airport
(4/22/2018)
You Take the Long Road and Iíll Take the Short Road
Buleleng Regency Ready to Provide Land for Construction of a 1.8-kilometer Shortcut Highway Between Bedugul and Singaraja
(4/22/2018)
Itís Not Easy Being Green
Complaining Health and Crops are Affected, Celukan Bawang Residents in Demand Halt to Building Second Coal-Burning Power Plant in North Bali.
(4/22/2018)
Mythical Bird Scheduled for August Landing in South Bali
Garuda Wisnu Kencana Monument Promised to be Complete by August 2018
(4/22/2018)
The Cruelest Bite of All
Motorcycle Taxi Driver Who Had Tongue Nearly Bitten Off in Rape Attack Sentenced to 5.5 Years Prison
(4/22/2018)
A Sporting Chance
Bali Hopes to Win Bid to Host 2024 National Sports Games (PON-XX1)
(4/23/2018)
All [News]!