Residents in Jakarta Evacuated as Flood Watch Issued

Residents in Jakarta, Indonesia, were evacuated from their homes by local rescue teams early on November 8 after flooding hit the area.

Video by DKI Jakarta Provincial Fire and Rescue shows young children and adults being transported over floodwater by boat. According to the source, nine people were evacuated on Monday morning.

Indonesia’s meteorological agency issued a flood watch for Jakarta and nearby regions for Monday. Credit: DKI Jakarta Provincial Fire and Rescue via Storyful

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