Byline: Editor Antaranews.com
Kampar, Riau, Dec 19 (ANTARA) - Floods hit four villages in Gunung Sahilan sub district, Kampr District, Riau Province, submerging 189 houses, 625 hectares of oilpalm plantations and 154 hectares of rubber plantations.
The four flood-affected villages wereGunung Sahilan, Sahilan Darussalam, Subarak, Sungai Lipai and Kebun Durian, Head of Gunung Sahilan Sub District Dasman said here on Monday.
"Since Saturday morning (Dec 17), the water has risen and inundated people resettlement area reaching at a height of up to 30 cm," he said.
Incessant heavy rains have triggered the floods inundating hundreds of houses.