Two die in Aceh flash floods

Flash floods in Indonesia's western province of Aceh have left two dead and one missing while damaging hundreds of houses. Heavy downpours on Thursday led to flooding in two districts, said the National Board of Disaster Management. Scores of people
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Flash floods in Indonesia's western province of Aceh have left two dead and one missing while damaging hundreds of houses. Heavy downpours on Thursday led to flooding in two districts, said the National Board of Disaster Management. Scores of people were evacuated, and rescuers have started emergency relief efforts.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 15, 2017, with the headline 'Two die in Aceh flash floods'. Print Edition | Subscribe