Last Updated: Sunday, July 24, 2016

Flooding in China's Hebei Province kills 130, leaves 110 missing

Torrential rain and floods have claimed lives of at least 130 people and left 110 others missing in Hebei Province of China by Saturday.

According to the Xinhua News Agency, more than 9.04 million people have been affected by the floods.

 The water supply in the urban areas of Shijiazhuang, capital of north China's Hebei Province, has also been disrupted after flood water was found to have contaminated the city's drinking water.