Dozens of homes were flooded in Sentani, near the provincial capital Kapongang in the province of Papua, after the heavy rain that fell during Saturday.
in Addition to the 50 that have so far been found dead have a 60 persons received serious injuries.
the Swedish time started to fall away, but according to the country's katastrofmyndighet was feared the number of casualties when they reached out to other affected areas, The Jakarta Post.
Floods are not uncommon in Indonesia, especially during the rainy season, which lasts from October to april.
on the island of Sulawesi floods and landslides.