"Talas" landed four countries 2 dead 5 injured 28 missing

"Talas" landed four countries 2 dead 5 injured 28 missing

Kōchi : Japan | Sep 03, 2011 at 6:47 AM PDT
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Severe tropical storm "Talas" Saturday in western Japan Shikoku Kochi landing, bringing the storm, killing at least two dead, five missing and 28 people injured. "Talas" is at ten o'clock on Saturday east of Kochi landing, then slowly moved northwards into the East China Sea. By "Talas" effect, Nara accumulated in parts of the past three days over one thousand millimeters of rainfall, landslides and flooding Meteorological Agency issued a warning. Western and central counties over three thousand two hundred sixteen people were evacuated, more than three house was flooded some 70,000 households electricity, land and air traffic were severely disrupted. Counties to break the highest rainfall ever recorded twenty-four hours. Kinki region in which rainfall over twelve hundred millimeters. Ehime Prefecture and Nara Prefecture has been washed away by the river died.

MUHAMMAD HARIS is based in Karāchi, Sind, Pakistan, and is a Stringer on Allvoices.
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