इंडोनेशिया मेरापी ज्वालामुखी के ढलान पर रहने वाले लोगों को निकालने का आदेश देता है

Mount Merapi in Central Java.

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Excerpt from an article in the Jakarta Globe from today

Indonesia raised its alert for माउंट मेरापी इसके लिए उच्चतम स्तर on Monday and ordered people living near the rumbling volcano to move immediately to safer ground.

Seismic activity has escalated dramatically at the volcano on the densely populated island of Java, with increasing lava spurts and about 500 multi-phased volcanic earthquakes recorded over the weekend, officials said.

The state office of volcanology upgraded its alert level to red at 6:00 a.m., signaling an eruption could be imminent.

œThe magma has been pushed upwards due to the escalating seismic energy and it™s about a kilometer below the crater, government volcanologist Surono said.

People had been ordered to evacuate a danger zone of 10 kilometers from the crater of the 2,914-meter mountain.

हम इस लिंक पर क्लिक करके पूरा लेख पढ़ने के लिए प्रोत्साहित करते हैं।