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Mudslide hits SW china

08-20-2012 09:11 BJT

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Heavy rain has lashed Sichuan province in Southwest China since Friday, causing mudslides and mountain floods in many places.

In Pengzhou, northwest of the provincial capital of Chengdu, the heaviest rainstorm since 2005 triggered a mudslide in the Yinchanggou scenic zone, leaving 2 people missing. So far, the heavy rain has caused two deaths and 10 are missing in the Province.

Rescue work is still underway. The rain will continue to pelt some areas in Sichuan over the next three days, according to the provincial meteorological center.

Heavy rain has lashed Sichuan province in Southwest China since Friday, causing mudslides
and mountain floods in many places.

Heavy rain has lashed Sichuan province in Southwest China since Friday, causing mudslides
and mountain floods in many places.

 

Editor:Zhang Dan |Source: CCTV.com

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