Beijing, Jun 11 : Seven people were killed while one was stated to be missing on Tuesday as torrential downpours destroyed roads and toppled houses in southern China's Guangdong Province.
More than 110,000 people were affected, 956 houses were damaged and roads were destroyed due to the rains that lashed around 1000 hrs.
Three counties in Heyuan city are among the worst-hit regions in the latest round of rain storm that have persisted over a week. More than 110,000 people were affected and 956 houses were damaged. Search and rescue work is underway. (UNI)