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Highways damaged in Jiangxi

06-21-2010 12:04 BJT Special Report: Rainstorm Batters Large Parts of China |

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The wild weather has also caused chaos in East China. Several highways have been blocked in Jiangxi Province due to massive landslides triggered by torrential rains.

The heavy rain has caused water levels at rivers to rise sharply. Sections of the Taihe to Jinggangshan highway, and Liyuan to Wenjiaba Highway have been damaged by the storm. Traffic between Shanghai and Jiangxi's provincial capital Nanchang has been suspended. Authorities are working to ensure traffic can resume as soon as possible.

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CCTV.com

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