The death toll in a landslide triggered by heavy rain in Indonesia’s West Java province has risen to at least 15 people as rescue workers found more bodies while digging through muddy soil that buried dozens of houses up to their roofs.

Search operations in Sirnaresmi village in Sukabumi district resumed on Wednesday after being halted a day earlier due to bad weather.

Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesperson for Indonesia’s disaster management agency, said in a statement late

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