China floods: 34 killed, 93 missing in landslide, over 4 lakh people evacuated

In China, at least 34 people have been killed in floods triggered by days long heavy rains, while 93 others remained missing in a massive landslide, forcing evacuation of over 4.50 lakh people in southwest.

Over 3,000 rescuers are searching for 93 people still buried under rocks and mud by a landslide on Saturdays in southwest China’s Sichuan Province.

Authorities said, he landslide engulfed 62 homes in Xinmo village in Maoxian County in the Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture of Aba on Saturday morning, blocking a two kilometre section of river and burying 1,600 metres of road.

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