Some five million people have been affected by a powerful storm that hit China’s south-east coast, destroying houses and causing widespread flooding.
More than 1.4 million people were evacuated ahead of Typhoon Krosa , which struck Zhejiang and Fujian provinces on Sunday, Xinhua news agency reported. No deaths were reported and it was later downgraded to a tropical storm. [Full Text]
[Image: Zhejiang province was among the areas worst hit in China, from AP.]