Tibet: Flood washes away five-storey apartment


Tibet: In Tibet heavy rain has broken down the five-storey apartment building block, causing it to collapse into a surging river and that moment was caught on camera. Tibet’s Changdu City has been strike with the local Ziqu River crumble its banks and crushing over nearby territory.

The river steadily taken away the soil under the yellow waterfront arrangement, held back in part by a bridge. All residents were rescued long prior to the collapse. A heavy truck, deserted by its driver — also fell victim to the surging river.

Sources conveyed that, the region’s heavy rains have rinsed away more than 57km of roads, hurt 24 bridges and damaged power lines.

Authorities yesterday conveyed that, numerous people died in floods and landslides in China’s central Hunan province as two weeks of torrential rains pressured 1.6 million to escape.

As per Tang Biyu, deputy director of Hunan’s civil affairs department, around 53,000 homes have distorted whereas about 350,000 others were gravely hurt following 11 straight days of rain.

Tang further stated that, around 63 people were died by landslides, the flow of debris or the crumple of homes, whereas 20 more are missing. Central and southern China has been strike by a deluge as past month.