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5.6 Magnitude Quake Jolts Indonesia, Over 20 Killed, Several Injured

First Published: 21st November, 2022 15:05 IST

At least 20 people were killed and 300 others sustained injuries after a 5.6 magnitude earthquake jolted Indonesia

At least 20 people were killed and 300 injured after an earthquake of 5.6 magnitude struck Indonesia’s main island of Java on Monday.

The epicentre was located near the West Java town of Cianjur. Buildings have reportedly damaged after a shallow 5.6-magnitude earthquake jolted Indonesia’s Java island.

The earthquake rattled high-rises as far away as capital Jakarta.

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