Fri, June 04, 2010
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Heavy rain hits S China's Guangxi

2010-06-04 01:50:33 GMT2010-06-04 09:50:33 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Rescuers search for trapped persons in Beigeng Township, Xincheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, June 3, 2010. The flood triggered by heavy rain since Wednesday in Guangxi killed 38 people as of Thursday, according to local authorities. Across Guangxi, the rainstorms had battered 27 counties and nearly 80,000 people had been evacuated as of Wednesday night, the local government said. (Xinhua/Zhou Hua)

A local resident goes out by self-made raft in Beigeng Township, Xincheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, June 3, 2010. The flood triggered by heavy rain since Wednesday in Guangxi killed 38 people as of Thursday, according to local authorities. Across Guangxi, the rainstorms had battered 27 counties and nearly 80,000 people had been evacuated as of Wednesday night, the local government said. (Xinhua/Zhou Hua)

Boats transport relief supplies in Beigeng Township, Xincheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, June 3, 2010. The flood triggered by heavy rain since Wednesday in Guangxi killed 38 people as of Thursday, according to local authorities. Across Guangxi, the rainstorms had battered 27 counties and nearly 80,000 people had been evacuated as of Wednesday night, the local government said. (Xinhua/Zhou Hua)

A local resident goes out by self-made raft in Beigeng Township, Xincheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, June 3, 2010. The flood triggered by heavy rain since Wednesday in Guangxi killed 38 people as of Thursday, according to local authorities. Across Guangxi, the rainstorms had battered 27 counties and nearly 80,000 people had been evacuated as of Wednesday night, the local government said. (Xinhua/Zhou Hua)

Rescuers evacuate the trapped residents in Laibin, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, June 3, 2010. The flood triggered by heavy rain since Wednesday in Guangxi killed 38 people as of Thursday, according to local authorities. Across Guangxi, the rainstorms had battered 27 counties and nearly 80,000 people had been evacuated as of Wednesday night, the local government said. (Xinhua/Li Bin)

Rescuers search for trapped persons in Beigeng Township, Xincheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, June 3, 2010. The flood triggered by heavy rain since Wednesday in Guangxi killed 38 people as of Thursday, according to local authorities. Across Guangxi, the rainstorms had battered 27 counties and nearly 80,000 people had been evacuated as of Wednesday night, the local government said.

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