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17 July, 2006
Sources on the ground have forwarded information that an international Disaster Assistance Response Team from Australia have been deployed to Pangandaran in West Java. The area of Pananjun is the worst affected due to impact zone. There is mass panic on the roads at Sumpiuh, central Java. Coastal Villagers are said to be moving inland to higher ground. It has been observed that the sea level has begun rising along Southern coastal low lying region of Sumpiuh since approximately 7pm. 60 persons are missing and main tourist areas have been hit.