via Bali volcano UPDATE: Thousands flee as Agung enters ‘eruptive’ period | World | News | Express.co.uk

Residents caught in Mount Agung’s danger zone have been fleeing in their thousands to the safer regions of the tourist hotspot.

Hastily built refugee shelters sprung up in the shadow of the volcano today, with mother and children seeking refuge.

Yesterday health and safety volunteers were seen tirelessly handing out ash masks in case Bali’s tallest volcano erupts for the first time in 50 years.

Mount Agung reared its ugly head this week on Tuesday, when it spewed a thick plume of smoke over the island.

via Bali volcano UPDATE: Thousands flee as Agung enters ‘eruptive’ period | World | News | Express.co.uk

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