On the Indonesian island of Bali eruption of the Agung volcano, causing a huge ash cloud. In connection with the situation, dozens of flights have been cancelled.
According to the news Agency Associated Press, the first eruption occurred in the evening of 25 November and the next morning the volcano erupted three more times, reports Rus.Media.
“#MountAgung volcano in #Bali continues its eruption with a column of ash that is up to four km high. Flight warnings have been raised to red, Xinhua reports, citing the national disaster management agency”
It is noted that the column of ash reached a height of 4 kilometers, and the local residents who live within a radius of 7.5 km from the mountains, had been ordered to evacuate. Later, soldiers and police were distributed to residents of the mask.
“Crazy footage of #GunungAgung erupting volcano on #Bali today. Stay safe my peeps Bali. https://t.co/Do9Qnf5yyn”
The eruption of the volcano in Bali: video
In addition, the ash cloud started to move in the direction of the neighboring Lombok island – that was the area fly and planes land at the international airport of Bali.
The eruption the ash cloud reached about 4 kilometers in height
As a result, the number of airlines, including Virgin, KLM, Malaysia Air Asia and Jetstar cancelled their flights, however, according to their representatives, 26 November, everything will run according to schedule.