JAKARTA (Reuters) – Flash floods in Indonesia’s easternmost province Papua have killed at least 42 people and left 21 badly injured, a local disaster agency official told Reuters on Sunday.

The Sentani area near the provincial capital Jayapura has been hit 2018 torrential rain since Saturday which triggered the floods, said the official, Cory Simbolon.

Reporting 2018 Jessica Damiana; Writing 2018 Gayatri Suroyo; Editing 2018 Daniel Wallis

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