Floods in China cover villages, block roads and railways

Floods in China cover villages, block roads and railways

More than 240 rivers overflowed in 24 provinces, causing losses of nearly $ 11 billion.Expectation for the next few days is more rain

Sichuan Province is one of the worst affected by floods in ChinaTongzhou Song via Reuters / 13.7.2018Heavy rain and storms are wreaking havoc in China, with flooding of major rivers destroying bridges, blocking roads and highways and forcing thousands to withdraw, state media reported on Saturday.State television says there have been floods in 241 rivers in 24 provinces in recent days, causing direct economic damage of $ 3.87 billion.Meteorological authorities predicted more torrential rains in the country on Saturday, with floods and landslides expected in southwest Sichuan province.See tooAfter floods, Japan suffers to restore water supplyJapan's Premier visits flood-hit zoneHeavy rains and floods hit much of China at this time each year, often leaving hundreds dead, but the death toll this year has been relatively low, at least in early summer, with one province reporting 15 dead and one more. three.The National Meteorological Center said precipitation coul...


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