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Indonesia: Floods hit Semarang on Java island following heavy rains on New Year's Eve02:30

Indonesia: Floods hit Semarang on Java island following heavy rains on New Year's Eve

Indonesia, Semarang
January 2, 2023 at 21:04 GMT +00:00 · Published

The streets of Semarang city flooded after heavy rains lashed the island of Java over the New Year weekend.

Footage filmed on Monday shows aftermath of the disaster and residents sweeping water from their homes with brooms.

It also affected the work of city’s main railway station, Semarang Tawang, as platforms and tracks were reportedly swamped by the floodwaters.

Indonesia: Floods hit Semarang on Java island following heavy rains on New Year's Eve02:30
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The streets of Semarang city flooded after heavy rains lashed the island of Java over the New Year weekend.

Footage filmed on Monday shows aftermath of the disaster and residents sweeping water from their homes with brooms.

It also affected the work of city’s main railway station, Semarang Tawang, as platforms and tracks were reportedly swamped by the floodwaters.