"Landslide in Sukanagara-Cianjur South on April 9, 2020 (Translated To English)," reads the caption of the video.
A keyword search based on the caption led to a report by Indonesian media outlet Tribun Jateng. It was published on April 9 2020.
The report titled, 'Video of Bukit Landslide Seconds in Cianjur, Sadly Residents Are Busy Recording Without Reminding Riders (Translated to English)' talks about a landslide in a suburb in the Indonesian province of West Java.
Another report on the same incident said that the landslide occurred on the Sukanagara highway in Indonesia, on April 9.
Further, Meghalaya Police took to Twitter to confirm that the video is not from a national highway in Meghalaya.
"A video clip of a Landslide which is being circulated on social media is from settlements of Chiangjur & Sukanagara in Indonesia, NOT from National Highway of Meghalaya. We request citizens not to share or circulate the video clip with false content or caption," reads the tweet.
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