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.
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.
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.
Over 843,500 people and 35,530 hectares of farmland in Guangxi have been affected by downpours since Thursday.