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Floods force hundreds of student to stay home
Some 359 students have during the past two days been forced to stay at home as their Cambaya elementary school in Panampu, Makassar, was inundated.
“The flood water reached a height of 50 centimeter today, so it`s impossible for the students to go to school,” Baharuddin Karim, Cambaya school principal, said here on Thursday.
The flooding was triggered by incessant heavy rains that had been falling on the area over the past few days.
Since the beginning of the rainy season in December 2007, the school had been inundated
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