30,000 people relocated in China’s southwestern due to disaster threats

Vastavam web: Over 30,000 people were relocated in China’s southwestern Sichuan Province following a month- long check of geological disaster threats, according to local authorities.The check was conducted by more than 2,000 investigators in 176 counties, after a landslide left 83 people dead or missing in Maoxian county in June, according to a leading group for the work.The investigators examined about 38,000 existing sites with geological disaster threats and found over 4,000 new sites