Downpours in China: 18 people were killed, another 18 were missing

In north-eastern China, in the province of Jilin 18 people died as a result of heavy rainfall, 18 more are missing.

Heavy rains caused the evacuation of 120 thousand people. Element damaged roads and communication lines, power supply is broken. The probability of mudflows remains high.

320 thousand inhabitants of the province suffered material damage.