Torrential rains in China: the dead are considered to be 83 peopleUncategorized July 10, 2017
As a result of flooding due to heavy rains in China’s Hunan province 83 presumed dead or missing. This was announced by the local administration, reports Hpia.
Among the dead 28 people, which has fallen off the earth in a landslide, 13 were flood victims, 22 were killed in the collapse of buildings, and four drowned. The fate of 16 people is unknown, but they are presumed dead.
From June 22 in the province heavy rains that led to flooding. POS as of July 8, in the disaster area was 12.2 million. Evacuees were 1.62 million people, more than 470 thousand people need urgent assistance. Showers were destroyed 53 thousand and 68 seriously damaged thousands of homes. With the effects of bad weather fighting 52 thousand military personnel, police officers, firefighters and employees of government departments, which remain in full readiness for the new fallout.