People from across China are reaching out to those affected by the mudslide in Gansu province. Relief supplies have been sent from every corner of the country, to the disaster-hit area.
The mudslide has polluted local drinking water in Zhouqu, the disaster-hit county. A Tianshui company that makes equipment to purify water, has sent 5 purifying stations to Gansu.
Wang Zhiqiang, Deputy GM of Tianqing Environment-Protection Tech. said "This equipment will help disinfect water sources. It can guarantee drinking water for 20 thousand people a day."
An enterprise in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, donated 100 electricity machines to aid the rescue efforts.
One tech-staff said "This equipment can illuminate for at least 5 hours."
A company in Yangzhou, Jiangsu province, is compiling aid materials. Staff are working around the clock to produce 2500 tents for the disaster-hit area.
Guo Fuzheng, GM of Jiangsu Acme Outdoor said "Our workers used to leave at 6 o'clock, now they are still working to ensure tents can be sent to the disaster-hit area as soon as possible."
Other aid supplies including clothing, shoes, flashlights and other necessities and equipment are also en route to Gansu.