Details of Disaster Information


China : Heavy Rain : 2012/06/21
GLIDE: FL-2012-000111-CHN 
Satellite Images (Sentinel Asia): ERADRC000015 DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2012/06/21
Country
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District
China
Name Heavy Rain
Outline 8 people in southern China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region have been killed by rainstorms that have affected millions of people in many parts of the country since 21 June 2012.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • Xinhua 2012/07/02
    Floods triggered by strong rainfall that has been battering many parts of China since June 20 have left 50 people dead and 42 missing, new figures from the Ministry of Civil Affairs have showed. More than 10.4 million people have been affected by downpours in 399 counties in Inner Mongolia, Zhejiang, Fujian, Jiangxi, Hubei, Hunan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Chongqing, Sichuan and Guizhou, with 1.247 million in urgent need of aid, as of 10 a.m. 29 June 2012.
  • Xinhua 2012/06/27
    The death toll from the week-long rainstorms in south China\'s Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region has risen to 10, and another person remains missing in the area. As of Wednesday evening, 27 June, over 1.21 million people and 649,700 hectares of farmland in Guangxi have been affected by downpours since 21 June.
  • Xinhua 2012/06/27
    9 people are dead and over 932,000 people and 51,860 hectares of farmland in Guangxi have been affected by downpours since June 21.
  • Xinhua 2012/06/25
    Over 843,500 people and 35,530 hectares of farmland in Guangxi have been affected by downpours since Thursday.