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Duration 2002/05/24 More than 20 million people have been hit by severe floods in the central province of Hunan.
Some parts of the province - home to 64 million people - have had 40 days of rain since the beginning of April.
Country or District China Name Flood
Headline(Source, Date) Personal Injury Material Damage Others BBC news 2002/05/24 Hit by severe floods: more than 20 million people More than 2.5m hectares of crops have been affected, with harvests in some areas being ruined.
- BBC news 2002/05/24
Floods spread in central China
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