China : Heavy rain, flood : 2017/07/03
|Country or District||China|
|Name||Heavy rain, flood|
|Outline||Heavy rain and flooding in central and southern China left dozens dead or missing on 3 July 2017, as hundreds of thousands of people were evacuated from their homes.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
A total of 47 people died and 22 are missing as floods wreaked havoc in central China\'s Hunan Province and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in the south.
The floods have forced 964,600 local residents to relocate in Hunan.
Rain and floods have left 16 people dead and 10 missing in south China\\\'s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Heavy rain started in parts of Guangxi on 1 July 2017, forcing the relocation of 92,000 residents, according to the regional civil affairs department.