BEIJING: Deadly Typhoon strikes the southeastern region of the China and Taiwan at least eight residents had dead.
In early Thursday, powerful Typhoon ‘Meranti’ hits Fujian area. Ministry of Civil Affairs in the China updated number of person dead to seven on Friday. Nine people are still missing in China. One person died in the storm, Taiwanese authorities reported.
Due to strong Meranti, it enforced 33 million residents to reposition and destroyed almost 1600 homes Chinese officials said. Photos have been shared by the media showed destroyed vehicle downed and power lines cut down in the Xiamen city. Media in Tiawan reported about flooded condition of city.
Cleaning is ongoing in both cities, in late Friday and Saturday Malakas, another typhoon may strike Taiwan.