Residents of Hiroshima on Sunday after a heavy rainfall that wreaked havoc in western Japan. Photo: EPA-EFE

Japan body count rises to at least 82 as ‘historic’ rains continue to unleash massive flooding

An emergency meeting is held in Tokyo as dykes burst, roads are damaged and bridges are swept away. The number of casualties is expected to continue to rise as rescue operations unfold.

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Residents of Hiroshima on Sunday after a heavy rainfall that wreaked havoc in western Japan. Photo: EPA-EFE
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