300,000 flee China storm
Published time: 17 Jul, 2006 04:39 Edited time: 17 Jul, 2006 08:39
China's death toll from tropical storm Bilis rose to 154. Torrential rains swept away houses and triggered devastating mudslides after Bilis roared ashore on Friday.
Hardest-hit was the inland
An, where almost 80 died, according to an official news agency report. The storm, reaching province of Hun ’s southern coastline, has forced the evacuation of more than 300,000. China