Rescue Operations Underway in E China's Jiangxi

 July 9, 2020
Rescue workers evacuate stranded residents with help from a front loader truck in Duchang County, Jiujiang, East China's Jiangxi Province, as water submerged the region due to heavy rainfall, on July 8, 2020. [For chinadaily.com.cn/Fu Jianbin]

 

The flood has affected about 308,000 people in the city, with 18,544 people relocated, according to local reports. A total of 25,220 emergency rescue and relief workers are assisting residents. The city launched a Level IV emergency response for flood control on Wednesday.

Rescue workers evacuate stranded students with a raft in Duchang County, Jiujiang, East China's Jiangxi Province, as water submerged the region due to heavy rainfall, on July 8, 2020. [For chinadaily.com.cn/Fu Jianbin]

 

Rescue workers evacuate stranded residents in a raft in Chaisang District in Jiujiang, East China's Jiangxi Province, as water submerged the region due to heavy rainfall, on July 8, 2020. [For chinadaily.com.cn/Yang Fengsheng]

 

A rescue worker carries two stranded children in Duchang County, Jiujiang, East China's Jiangxi Province, as water submerged the region due to heavy rainfall, on July 8, 2020. [For chinadaily.com.cn/Fu Jianbin]

 

Water submerges houses due to heavy rainfall in Duchang County, Jiujiang, East China's Jiangxi Province, on July 8, 2020. [For chinadaily.com.cn/Fu Jianbin]

 

(Source: chinadaily.com.cn)

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