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26 Jul 2021 Zhengzhou, China
The severe rainstorms have now moved north impacting neighbouring cities and regions, with collapsed roads and damaged dams and reservoirs cutting off power leaving thousands trapped without electricity and water supplies. In one incident, 12 drowned in a Zhengzhou train.
Locals were unprepared for the downpours as weather forecasters had issued a warning for extreme rain for the wrong place and time.
Farmers in the Henan region have lost livelihoods with at least 200,000 chickens and up to 6,000 pigs lost in the floods
6 May 2020 GUWAHATI
There is no letup in the retrieval of pig carcasses from river Brahmaputra in the wake of an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in Assam and neighbouring Arunachal Pradesh. Over the past four days, 28 carcasses were fished out of the river at the Kaziranga National Park and disposed of. The park’s Field Director P Sivakumar said a major worry was the possible contamination of the river water...