WORLD At least 127 dead after riot at Indonesia football match: police

WORLD

At least 127 dead after riot at Indonesia football match: police

AFP

08:35, October 02, 2022

At least 127 people were killed when angry fans invaded a football pitch after a match in Malang, East Java in Indonesia late Saturday, police said.

This picture shows a torched car outside Kanjuruhan stadium in Malang, East Java. (Photo: AFP)

"In the incident, 127 people died, two of whom are police officers. Thirty-four people died inside the stadium and the rest died in hospital," East Java police chief Nico Afinta said in a statement on Sunday.



Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue