It is also reported that 1,459 people were injured and 128 are considered to be missing.
‘The service officers and heavy machinery managed to access the places that were previously unavailable because of the collapsed roads. This led to an increase in the number of confirmed victims,’ reads the message of the organization.
As of Monday morning on December 24, the number of the deceased in the Indonesian tsunami reached 281 people, 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.