JAKARTA- Climate . catastrophic and devastating earthquake and tsunami hit last Friday destroying the city of Palu and areas. The toll the so far they registered 384 killed and the numbers expecting to raise the following .

For the time being all communications damaged the country, as result, the relief officials efforts effective one hundred percent so there be to process information correctly the rescue operation properly.

From now it is really to any information from Donggala regency, an affected area the of Palu which is the closest the epicenter of the 7.5 magnitude quake.

massive evacuation diligence operated In Palu, to help more than 16,000 were evacuated to some safe place to avoid aftershock effects particularly in the place such as Donggala, the island of Sulawesi.

me remind you that Palu is the capital of Central Sulawesi province, a highly populated area the of a narrow bay the west coast of Sulawesi island, an estimated population of 379,800 in 2017.

The city celebrating its 40th anniversary which a off for workers, and and the earthquake after the Tsunami hit during the festive , that made this Friday a very sad one.

city affected is Donggala, this site is a regency stretching along more than 300 km (180 miles) of coastline in the northwest of Sulawesi island. The Regency, an administrative region below a province, had an estimated population of 299,200 in 2017.

The Central Sulawesi where a fishing and farming area is badly hit also, which will have a huge impact the population because this area is the backbone of the country. Because the Central Sulawesi this province is the pivot market , especially for between the coastal region of Donggala, the Nickel mining exploitation, and the exchange rapport existing between this province and the show area in Morowali, on the opposite coast of Sulawesi.

This is the first time Palu and Donggala hit by tsunamis several in the past 100 years, to ’s Disaster Mitigation Agency.

In 1938, a tsunami killed more than 200 and destroyed hundreds of houses in Donggala. A tsunami also struck western Donggala in 1996, killing .

Indonesia is very delicate country sits on the dangerous seismically Pacific Ring of Fire a known high-risk area and is regularly hit by earthquakes and tsunami .

Here are some of the devastating earthquakes and tsunamis that hit this region in the recent years:

– 2004: A major quake on the western coast of Indonesia’s Aceh province in Sumatra on . 26 triggered a tsunami that struck 14 , killing 226,000 people along Indian Ocean coastline, more than half of in Aceh.

– 2005: A series of strong quakes hit the western coast of Sumatra in late March and early . Hundreds died in Nias Island, off the coast of Sumatra.

– 2006: A 6.8 magnitude hit south of Java, Indonesia’s populated island, triggering a tsunami that smashed the southern coast, killing nearly 700 people.

– 2009: A 7.6 magnitude quake struck the city of Padang, capital of West Sumatra province. More than 1,100 people were killed.

– 2010: A 7.5 magnitude quake hit one of the Mentawai islands, off Sumatra, triggering up to a tsunami of up to 10 meters that destroyed dozens of villages and killed around 300 people.

– 2016: A shallow quake hit the Pidie Jaya regency in Aceh, causing destruction and panic as people were reminded by the devastation of the deadly 2004 quake and tsunami. No tsunami triggered this time, more than 100 were killed by fallen .

– 2: Major quakes hit Indonesia’s tourist island of Lombok, killing more than 500 people, mostly on the of the island. The quake destroyed thousands of and left thousands of tourists temporarily stranded.