Heavy rain causes severe damage in South China

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Wuyuan county, some of the most beautiful countryside in China, was hardly accessible on Monday. Incessant rain has turned scenic sites into lakes, with landmark sightseeing areas into a submerged flooded area. CCTV-America’s Xiao Shuyun has the report.

Heavy rain causes severe damage in South China

Heavy rain causes severe damage in South China

Wuyuan county, some of the most beautiful countryside in China, was hardly accessible on Monday. Incessant rain has turned scenic sites into lakes, with landmark sightseeing areas submerged under water

Highlights:

  • Local authorities say the damage is the worst in nearly two decades.
  • In nearby Hunan province, there will be no harvest in two dozen counties.