Intermittent rains lash China, 11 dead

  • At least 11 people were killed after intermittent rains lashed China's Sichuan province. According to media reports, 13 people are missing in the rains and floods and around 564,000 people have been affected in 16 counties of six cities. Of these, the Xuyong county of the Luzhou city has been badly affected. Authorities have launched a search operation to find the missing people.