Typhoon Lekima’s havoc continues in China. So far 28 people have been reported dead in Chichiang province of China due to Lekima storm. At the same time, 20 people are being reported missing.
According to the latest information received from China’s Central Meteorological Department, Typhoon Lekima has entered Chiangsu Province from Chichiang Province of China at 10 pm last Saturday. According to the estimates of meteorologists, Lekima storm was supposed to reach the western yellow sea of China on August 11, ie yesterday afternoon, while by the evening the storm was going to hit the coast of Shantu province.
China’s cities Ch’kyang, Shanghai and Chiangsu Lekima are severely affected by the storm. According to the news received from the Emergency Management Department, till 5 pm on August 10, 41 lakh 70 thousand people of these three provinces are in the grip of Typhoon Lekima. At the same time, 10 lakh 10 thousand people have been evacuated to safe places.
Not only this, crops have also been destroyed in these provinces due to this storm, according to estimates, the area of affected crop areas has reached 1 lakh 39 thousand hectares. This disaster has also destroyed about 25 thousand houses. Due to which China has incurred a huge economic loss of 10 billion 6 million yuan.
According to the news received from the Chinese Finance Ministry, the Chinese Finance Ministry and the Emergency Management Department have worked rapidly to provide assistance to Chiang province. The province has been given disaster relief capital of 30 million yuan to overcome the storm. This amount will be used to help the disaster affected people and this will speed up relief and rescue operations.