Volcano erupts in Indonesia

Volcano erupts in Indonesia

Mount Barujari in West Nusa Tenggara of Indonesia erupted again on Saturday with potential of collapse of its dome and flow of hot lava, officials said here on Saturday.

Powerful burst of hot ash volcanic material erupted by up to 1.5 km to the sky and spread from the south to the southwest of the crater, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman of national disaster management agency, said.

“Over 100,000 maskers have been distributed to the people in anticipating the impact of the eruption,” Sutopo told Xinhua via phone.

Visitors are banned from entering the slope of the rumbling volcano by three km from the crater, as the alert status has been risen to the second highest, he added. Read more

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