Rain threatens reservoirs in quake-hit China

Heavy rain battered southern and eastern China on Wednesday, state media said, posing a new threat to reservoirs a month after the deadly quake in Sichuan province.

 Water levels in at least five reservoirs in eastern Zhejiang province had risen above warning levels, Xinhua said. Days of rain have devastated southern Guangdong province and hit record levels in Hong Kong, sparking landslides that killed two people. 

About 1,880 structures collapsed in Zhejiang and Guangxi, according to Reuters.

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