Heavy rains hit China

As a result of the heavy rains caused by the typhoon “Eviniar”, more than 210 thousand people were injured in Guangdong province in the south of China, five people were killed, the fate of another one is unknown.

According to the civil administration of Guangdong Province, 72.6 thousand people were evacuated from the disaster zone. Because of the bad weather on Friday evening at the airport of Guangzhou Baiyun, the flight was omitted144.
Heavy rains led to the collapse of buildings and the descent of landslides in the central and southern districts of Xinxing County, Yunfu City.

In the most affected areas, the authorities sent humanitarian aid, as well as allocated 290,000 yuan (45.3 thousand US dollars).