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China: Landslide: 2012/05/26 Country Information on DRR

Period 2012/05/26
Country or District China
Event Type Landslide
Outline Torrential rain sweeping south Chinas Guangdong Province in the past two days has killed five people and affected more than 200,000.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Xinhua 2012/05/28
A total of 207,700 people have been affected and the area has been evacuated of 25,500 people. Additionally, 1,215 houses have collapsed under the extreme weather and 4,180 hectares of crops have been damaged.