In China, the floods had caused landslides and claimed the lives of hundreds of people

Severe flooding in the southern and Central parts of China caused the death of hundreds and evacuation of hundreds of thousands of people. Unprecedented rainfall in the provinces of Guangxi, Hunan, Hubei, Sichuan and Henan led to the flooding of tens of thousands of homes, and debris landslides, reports Euronews.

According to Chinese authorities, the disaster has caused the evacuation of 726 thousand. Came from the banks of the river Rong, flooding district Liuzhou, home to more than 3.5 million people.

In Hunan province the strongest rains in the night of Sunday, July 3 Monday, July 4, caused a powerful mud flows. In the urban district of Huaihua at least one person dead, flooded more than 3.5 thousand hectares of agricultural land.

In the Central province of Hubei, through which flows the Yangtze river, the authorities are working on clearing the flooded areas and to strengthen the banks of the river.

In June, at least 35 people were killed and 19 more were missing in floods and landslides on the island of Java in Indonesia.

We will remind, victims of a tornado in Jiangsu province in Eastern China at the end of June were about 100 people.




In China, the floods had caused landslides and claimed the lives of hundreds of people 05.07.2016

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