Heavy rains caused flooding and landslides in central China’s Hunan province

Vastavam web:  Heavy rains have caused flooding and landslides in central China’s Hunan province, the worst natural disaster to hit the area in 60 years, killing several people and causing damage to property, officials said today.About 8.15 lakh people, or 56 per cent of the county’s population, suffered property losses in the floods, state-run Xinhua news agency quoted local officials as saying. In Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous region, to the south, flood has left 20 people dead and 14 missing.