• More than 12.8 million people in China affected by Typhoon Lekima

    1 month ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    Some 12.88 million people in nine provincial-level regions of China had been affected by Typhoon Lekima as of 4 p.m. Tuesday, the Ministry of Emergency Management said.
    About 2 million people in the provinces of Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Shandong, Anhui, Fujian, Hebei, Liaoning and Jilin as well as the city of Shanghai had been relocated, the ministry said.
    Nearly 13,000 houses collapsed and some 119,000 were damaged, while 996,000 hectares of crops were affected by the typhoon.
    Lekima landed at around 1:45 a.m. Saturday in the city of Wenling in eastern China's Zhejiang Province. It made a...
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