The Straits Times
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Published on Jan 17, 2013
 

Photo gallery: Jakarta in knee-deep waters, braces for major floods

 
 

Jakarta is bracing for major floods as heavy rains has overwhelmed the city centre with knee-deep waters. The weathermen predict rainfall and riverwaters from surrounding districts flowing into Jakarta to measure 50 per cent more over the same period last year.