China was struck by the third-largest hurricane in its history on the early morning of August10

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Tropical storm Lekima activated extensive blackouts, flight cancellations, and evacuations throughout significant cities. Landslides and collapsed structures in China’s east Zhejiang province on Sunda y, in addition to extra damage in Shandong province on Monday, left a minimum of 44 individuals dead and 16 others missing out on, Reuters stated, mentioning main information.

The storm on Sunday damaged the coast south of Shanghai, the country’s monetary capital, which is house to more than 20 million individuals. The greatest hurricane of the year then headed even more north along the east coast and brought downpours and heavy winds to the Shandong Province, state media stated

Since Monday, the storm had actually triggered an approximated $2.55 billion in damages, Reuters stated.

Have a look at the destruction so far.