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Zhejiang: 28 fishing boats rescued from Muifa's rage

08-08-2011 07:58 BJT

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Zhejiang in East China is another province that was impacted by Typhoon Muifa. 28 fishing boats were found floating adrift in the area near Zhoushan on Saturday afternoon. Local police were dispatched to conduct a rescue operation.

Three large patrol and rescue ships with powerful engines were then sent to the site. Muifa passed the area early Sunday morning, bringing major gales, and grade-10 waves. But the fishing boats weren't too badly damaged in the storm. They'll be escorted out of the volatile waters as soon as the waves die down.

 

Editor:Zhang Dan |Source: CNTV.CN

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