Death toll from Indonesia earthquake rises to 310; 24 still missing

An Indonesian rescue team searches for victims from the site of a landslide caused by an earthquake in Cianjur, West Java province, Indonesia, November 24, 2022. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana

JAKARTA, Nov 25 (Reuters) - The death toll of an earthquake that hit the Indonesian town of Cianjur this week rose to 310, the country's national disaster mitigation agency said on Friday.

Twenty-four people remain missing, the agency's chief told reporters.

Reporting by Fransiska Nangoy and Ananda Teresia; Writing by Stanley Widianto; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky

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