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Heavy rains, floods in China's Shaanxi

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Added On August 31, 2021

 Heavy rains have lashed parts of Shaanxi since Saturday and 74 counties have witnessed rainfall. Among them, 11 registered precipitation of over 100 mm.

 
   
 
In Ankang, rain-triggered floods have wreaked havoc on a total of 116 townships, with crops and infrastructure damaged. The city has set up 108 settlement sites to relocate the affected people.
 
   
 
According to the local meteorological observatory,heavy rains are expected to continue on Tuesday.