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Heavy rainfall hits Xuan'en County, China's Hubei Province

2010-07-14 06:27:55 GMT2010-07-14 14:27:55 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

A farmer pushing a tricycle wades through a waterlogged road in Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province, July 13, 2010. A new round of heavy rainfall hit Xuan'en on Tuesday, causing severe waterlogging in some areas. Nearly 100,000 local residents and more than 1,400 buildings were affected, while five hundred hectares of farmlands would probably have no harvest due to the last round of heavy rainfall from July 8 to July 11. (Xinhua/He Guang)

Photo taken on July 13, 2010 shows a waterlogged building in Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province, July 13, 2010. A new round of heavy rainfall hit Xuan'en on Tuesday, causing severe waterlogging in some areas. Nearly 100,000 local residents and more than 1,400 buildings were affected, while five hundred hektares of farmlands would probably have no harvest due to the last round of heavy rainfall from July 8 to July 11. (Xinhua/He Guang)

A woman wades through a waterlogged road in Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province, July 13, 2010. A new round of heavy rainfall hit Xuan'en on Tuesday, causing severe waterlogging in some areas. Nearly 100,000 local residents and more than 1,400 buildings were affected, while five hundred hektares of farmlands would probably have no harvest due to the last round of heavy rainfall from July 8 to July 11. (Xinhua/He Guang)

A new round of heavy rainfall hit Xuan'en on Tuesday, causing severe waterlogging in some areas.

Nearly 100,000 local residents and more than 1,400 buildings were affected, while five hundred hectares of farmlands would probably have no harvest due to the last round of heavy rainfall from July 8 to July 11.

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