Landslides in southern China caused by rains, have killed 50 people, 42 missing, reports agentstvoAssoshieyted Press referring to the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the PRC.
It is reported that the rains and landslides since June 20, caused damage in 11 provinces and regions of China. According to the Ministry of Civil Affairs, in order to prevent more victims of the PRC authorities decided to evacuate 440,000 people from dangerous areas of the country.
As reported by the Associated Press referring to the local media, only in the province of Sichuan missing in landslides listed 37 people.
In some regions of China in recent weeks are long showers. Earlier it was reported that as a result of flooding caused by the residential sector and gatherings mudslides killed more than a dozen residents of the PRC, in varying degrees, affected several million people. The greatest damage rains brought residents of Guangdong province in southern Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.