JAKARTA- Change Indonesia. catastrophic devastating earthquake hit Indonesia last Friday destroying of Palu surrounding areas.  Government Officials toll so far they registered 384 killed expecting to raise in the following days.

For the being all communications system damaged in the country, as result, the relief officials not at hundred percent so not be to process correctly the rescue operation properly.

now is really hard to get any Donggala regency, an affected area in the north of Palu is the closest point the epicenter of the 7.5 magnitude quake.

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

remind that Palu is the of Central Sulawesi province, a highly populated area at the end of a narrow bay on the west coast of Sulawesi , with an estimated population of 379,800 in 2017.

The celebrating its 40th anniversary a day off for workers, government officials the earthquake after the hit during the festive , that made Friday a very sad .

Another affected is Donggala, site is a regency stretching along more than km (180 miles) of coastline in the northwest of Sulawesi . The Regency, an administrative 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, will have a huge economic impact on the population because area is the economic backbone of the country. Because the Central Sulawesi province is the pivot market economy, especially for trade between the coastal 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 not the Palu and Donggala hit by tsunamis several times in the past 100 years, according to Indonesia’s Disaster Mitigation Agency.

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

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

Here some of the devastating earthquakes and tsunamis that hit this 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 countries, 226,000 people along Indian Ocean coastline, more than of in Aceh.

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

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

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

– 2010: A 7.5 magnitude quake hit of the Mentawai islands, off Sumatra, triggering up to a tsunami of up to 10 meters that destroyed dozens of villages and killed around 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 , but more than 100 were killed by fallen .

– 2018: Major quakes hit Indonesia’s tourist island of Lombok, killing more than 500 people, mostly on the of the island. The quake destroyed of and of tourists temporarily stranded.