Mountbaturtrekking.net – Status alert Mount agung erupted, Governor of Bali I Made Mangku Pastika appealed to society not to panic over the rising status of Mount Agung to be alert. He hoped this status did not rise again to the next stage. “First do not panic, this will happen naturally. But all keep praying, “Said Mangku Pastika in Denpasar, Friday (15/9/2017).
According to Pastika, the Government in this Area BPBD disaster relief Agency has prepared a plan of evacuation if at any time a disaster. Moreover, Bali entered into the ring of fire. “The mountains around us have already erupted, ranging from Merapi, Raung and Sinabung, that Lombok as well, as long as we are passing, but not to destroyed, “said Mangku Pastika.
The former Balinese head police speak ever saw when Mount Agung erupted the year 1963. He recently finished primary school, when Mount Agung erupt its impact so violent to a radius of 5 kilometer’s. “I feel it, 63 years if lava flow burning all the radius of 5 km,” said Mangku Pastika.
The Government of the province of Bali itself continue to do coordination cross instance, including the police and TNI .To know the center of Volcanology and geological hazard mitigation (PVMBG) Geological Agencies raise the status of the Mount Agung situated in Karangasem, Bali from normal levels to Level II (alert) is starting Thursday (14/9/2017). This status is imposed based on an increase in volcanic activity of Mount Agung.