Indonesia earthquake: 82 killed and hundreds injured

At least 82 people were killed and hundreds injured when a strong earthquake hit Indonesian holiday island of Lombok. As per the national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, the powerful earthquake struck on Sunday evening.

 

 

The 6.9 magnitude tremor was also felt on the neighbouring island of Bali.

 

Nugroho said, “People were panicking..especially because of the early tsunami warning.”

 

Further details are still awaited.

 

 

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