Couple finds girl lost to tsunami | Bangkok Post: Most recent

Most Recent >

Couple finds girl lost to tsunami

Indonesian parents now hope to be reunited with son

  • Published: | Viewed: 5,039 | Comments: 2
  • Online news:
  • Writer: AFP
- +

BANDA ACEH - An Indonesian couple reunited with their daughter a decade after she was swept away by the 2004 tsunami said Friday they were now hopeful of finding their son, who also went missing in the disaster. 

In this photograph taken on Aug 7, 2014, Indonesian mother Jamaliah (left) hugs her daughter Raudhatul Jannah after they were reunited in Meulaboh, Aceh province

Raudhatul Jannah, then aged four, and her seven-year-old brother were carried away clinging to wooden planks when huge waves struck their home in Aceh province on Dec 26, 2004.

Keep up-to-date with the latest on coup d'etat with Bangkok Post SMS News. Call *451391000 to subscribe – 39 baht/month (7 days free, available in Thailand only) Bangkok Post SMS News: Deliver only trustworthy news on SMS

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

2 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments