More bodies of the tsunami victims were discovered during the search and rescue operation.
The outlet also added that the Indonesian authorities have no intentions to accept any help of other countries in the rescue operations.
‘Australia has offered to give assistance to Indonesia after a tsunami killed 429 people and counting, but the Indonesian authorities have said they would not be accepting any offers of assistance,’ the outlet reported.
As it was reported, as of Monday morning on December 24, the number of the deceased in Indonesia tsunami reached 281 people, and 1,000 more were wounded.
The representative of the National Natural Disaster Management stated that 57 people are considered missing.
At the same time, according to the authorities’ estimates, the number of the victims would increase.