Death toll mounts from Mindulle

PUBLISHED : Monday, 05 July, 2004, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 05 July, 2004, 12:00am

The death toll in Taiwan from Tropical Storm Mindulle has risen to 19, while a group of stranded Hong Kong tourists were forced to walk down the mountain at Alishan. On the mainland, a woman and her 12-year-old son have drowned and two other people are missing after 10 boats on Huzhou's Tai Lake got into difficulty in the storm.

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