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Phone interview: Gov't measures to handle disaster

06-25-2010 13:48 BJT Special Report: Rainstorm Batters Large Parts of China |

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CCTV News presenter Yang Rui is at the side of the Xiangjiang River in Hunan province where a record high flood crest has just passed. He's with Zhang Jianfei, Mayor of the provincial capital Changsha.

First to Yang Rui, and tell us what's the situation there at the flood frontline?

Let's now speak to Zhang Jianfei, Mayor of the provincial capital Changsha.

Mr Mayor, Changsha's flood crest that passed a short time ago is the highest since 2000. So far the situation is under control. But, what about the future? Has the danger passed?

2. What has the government been doing to deal with the disaster?

3. We heard weather authorities are warning a higher crest is yet to come. How are you prepared and see this situation unfolding?

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source:

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