Wed, January 14, 2009
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People in Beichuan engage in reconstructing hometown

2009-01-14 06:40:36 GMT2009-01-14 14:40:36 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

People mourn for the victims killed by the May 12 devastating earthquake last year, in Beichuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Jan. 12, 2009. People in Beichuan had engaged in reconstructing their hometown with 47,814 farmers' houses completed or being built, which account for 76% of the total. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng)

Photo taken on Jan. 12, 2009 shows the wreckage of Beichuan County, which were damaged by the May 12 devastating earthquake last year, southwest China's Sichuan Province. People in Beichuan had engaged in reconstructing their hometown with 47,814 farmers' houses completed or being built, which account for 76% of the total. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng)

Residents drive near a hospital built under the help of east China's Shandong Province, in Leigu Town of Beichuan County, pounded by the May 12 devastating earthquake last year, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Jan. 12, 2009. People in Beichuan had engaged in reconstructing their hometown with 47,814 farmers' houses completed or being built, which account for 76% of the total. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng)

Villager Wang Subi airs the preserved ham for the upcoming Spring Festival in Leigu Town of Beichuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Jan. 12, 2009. People in Beichuan had engaged in reconstructing their hometown with 47,814 farmers' houses completed or being built, which account for 76% of the total. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng)

Photo taken on Jan. 12, 2009 shows the building site of an elementary school in Leigu Town of Beichuan County, pounded by the May 12 devastating earthquake last year, southwest China's Sichuan Province. People in Beichuan had engaged in reconstructing their hometown with 47,814 farmers' houses completed or being built, which account for 76% of the total. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng)

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