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Yunnan mudslide leaves 1 dead, 90 missing

08-19-2010 08:27 BJT Special Report:China Fights Worst Flood in Decades |

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A mudslide has struck Puladi, a remote town in southwest China's Yunnan province early Wednesday. Latest figures show the disaster has left one person dead, dozens injured, and at least 90 missing.

The mudslide buried more than 20 houses and trucks. Roads were also affected. Power supplies and telecommunications were cut off. The mudslide was triggered by days of torrential rain. Over a thousand people help with the rescue work. The injured are being treated in hospitals, while the search and rescue work continues. The county is expecting more rain in the coming two days, which may affect the rescue work.

A mudslide struck Puladi, a remote town in southwest China's Yunnan province early Wednesday. At least 67 people are missing and 25 others injured, 9 seriously. 
A mudslide has struck Puladi, a remote town in southwest China's Yunnan province 
early Wednesday. Latest figures show the disaster has left one person dead, dozens 
injured, and at least 90 missing.

A mudslide has struck Puladi, a remote town in southwest China's Yunnan province early Wednesday. Latest figures show the disaster has left one person dead, dozens injured, and at least 90 missing.
A mudslide has struck Puladi, a remote town in southwest China's Yunnan province 
early Wednesday. Latest figures show the disaster has left one person dead, 
dozens injured, and at least 90 missing.

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