Photos: Tornado and hail wreck havoc in China's Jiangsu province

Updated: Jun 30, 2016, 14:46 IST
  • Photos: Tornado and hail wreck havoc in China's Jiangsu province
    Chinese paramilitary policemen search for survivors on the rubble of a destroyed building in Funing county in Yancheng city in eastern China's Jiangsu Province Friday, June 24, 2016. One day after the storm, rescuers on Friday continued searching for survivors in this densely populated area of farms and factories on the outskirts of the major city of Yancheng in Jiangsu province. The twister was one of the most extreme weather events witnessed by China in recent years, leaving a swath of destruction with destroyed buildings, smashed trees and flipped vehicles on their roofs. Pic/AFP
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    Pigs rest next to the rubble of destroyed houses after a tornado in Funing, in Yancheng. Pic/AFP
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    Survivors scrabbled through the rubble of their homes on June 24 after hurricane-force winds and a tornado left at least 98 dead in China, with hundreds more injured. Pic/AFP
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    Residents walk in the rubble of destroyed houses after a tornado in Funing. Pic/AFP
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    A damaged factory is seen after a tornado in Funing, in Yancheng, in China's Jiangsu. Pic/AFP
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    Soldiers work in the rubble of destroyed houses after a tornado in Funing, in Yancheng, in China's Jiangsu. Pic/AFP
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    A man works on a destroyed pole after a tornado in Funing, in Yancheng, in China's Jiangsu province on June 24, 2016. Pic/AFP
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    Residents walk in the rubble of destroyed houses after a tornado in Funing, in Yancheng, in China's Jiangsu province on June 24, 2016. Extreme weather, including hailstorms, heavy rain and a tornado, killed 78 and injured dozens in China's eastern Jiangsu province. Pic/AFP
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    Residents drive their scooter through the rubble of destroyed houses after a tornado in Funing, in Yancheng, in China's Jiangsu province. Pic/AFP
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    Whole villages were levelled and huge trees felled when winds of up to 125 kilometres (77 miles) per hour struck around Yancheng city in the eastern province of Jiangsu. Pic/AFP
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Almost 100 people killed and about 800 others injured after violent storm and tornado strikes Jiangsu province. Here are some of the pictures of the destruction that followed

 

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