Details of Disaster Information


China : Typhoon : 2003/09/03
GLIDE: TC-2003-000105-CHN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2003/09/03
Country
   or
District
China
Name Typhoon
Outline Typhoon Dujuan slammed into the southern Chinese coastal city of Shenzhen, killing at least 20 people and causing extensive damage to parts of the country's showcase economic development zone.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
CNN news 2003/09/04
Dead: at least 86 people
Missing: many people


BBC News 2003/09/04
Death: At least 32 people
Injured:1,000 people
Shenzhen province had incurred losses of around 2bn yuan ($241m).

Related Links
Report/Articles
Pictures