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Reporter: Are basic facilities working in Sichuan?

07-22-2010 10:30 BJT

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For more on the situation in southwest China's Sichuan Province, we are now joined by our CCTV reporter Yin Xiang. He has just arrived at a village in one of the country's worst flooded areas, Dazhou.

How are locals dealing?

1. Good evening Yin Xiang, what's the weather like in Dazhou, and are the locals having any difficulty in finding a place to stay?

Are basic facilities working?

2. It's reported that facilities for the power supply and for drinking water were destroyed. Are they available now?

Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CNTV.cn

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