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Massive explosions in Tianjin, 17 dead and 300 injured

  • Aug 13, 2015 - At least 44 people were killed in a series of huge explosions in the Chinese city of Tianjin. More than 500 people were injured in the explosion that occurred late Wednesday. According to media reports, twelve firefighters have also died in the blasts. The explosion occurred at a logistics company’s warehouse in an industrial area in the city; however, the cause of the explosion is not yet known. President Xi Jinping has requested all-out efforts to contain the fire and rescue victims.

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    Emergency contact numbers in China

    Phone Number  Service
    110     Police
    114     Local Telephone Number Inquiry
    116     Domestic Long Distance Inquiry
    117     Time Inquiry
    119     Fire
    120     Ambulance
    121     121 Weather Forecast
    122     Traffic Police
    184     Post Code Inquiry
    185     Emergency Mail

    Source:- http://www.gov.cn/english/2007-02/08/content_521835.htm