Days later, news leaked form Turkish authority said that Khashoggi had been killed inside the consulate and hinted that the Saudi royal family was behind the murder. The event attracted world concern. Saudi authorities admitted the involvement of officials in the killing but denied its connection with the royal family.
The disasters destroyed infrastructure widely, including over 68,000 houses, religious buildings, and bridges. Roads were badly damaged in many places. The loss was estimated to be about 15.29 trillion rupiah (.011 billion).