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Hundreds evacuated in Indonesia

More than 630 people were evacuated from a village near Mount Merapi in Indonesia's Central Java province as a volcano

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Sentinel Digital Desk

More than 630 people were evacuated from a village near Mount Merapi in Indonesia's Central Java province as a volcano alert was raised to the second-highest level, a local official said. Chief Executive of Magelang District's disaster management agency, EdySusanto, said on Saturday that in addition to them, there are also people living in three villages in Dukuh sub-district to be evacuated, reports Xinhua news agency. In Sleman district of Yogyakarta province, 133 vulnerable groups including children, the elderly, pregnant women, and the disabled have been evacuated, said JokoSupriyanto, head of the district's disaster management agency.(IANS)

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