The latest outbreak in Zhengzhou, Central China’s Henan, was triggered by the Delta variant. The city, recently hit by heavy floods, reported 12 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 20 asymptomatic infections on Saturday.
You are there! Guarding the border, defending the homeland and fighting the floods. Today marks the 94th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army#PLA ), let us pay tribute to our brave men!
#HimachalPradesh CM @jairamthakur1 conducts an aerial survey of the flood-affected region of Lahaul-Spiti district. The govt is taking measures on priority to evacuate tourists & assist families that have been affected. 📷: ANI @CMOFFICEHP #Himachall #Himachalfloods#floodsods
Floods in China's Henan province and it's capital Zhengzhou seem worse even than what happened in Germany last week. Today Zhengzhou had 200mm of rain in one hour. In Germany, they had 154mm in 24 hours. See @javihagen for more.
At least 110 people in Germany and Belgium have been killed by floods after 2 months of rain fell in 2 days. Over 1,300 people in Germany are missing. A German official said the climate crisis "isn't abstract anymore. We are experiencing it up close and painfully."
At least 42 people in Germany have died after floods caused by record rains. Homes were swept away or collapsed, and dozens were reported missing. Officials linked the unusual extreme weather to the climate crisis: A weather service says about 2 months of rain fell in 1-2 days.
Delhi: A 17-year old JEE aspirant today submitted a letter to Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde, praying for directions to postpone NEET and JEE exams in view of COVID-19 & floods in the country.