Water is discharged from Longdong Reservoir in Xuanen county in Hubei province to relieve rising water levels caused by continuous heavy rainfall. Photo: Xinhua

China’s surveillance system on main stretches of Yangtze River will help it withstand deadly floods: officials

Rising water levels have killed at least 186 people in southern and central areas but Tropical Storm Nepartak, due to hit on Thursday or Friday, will bring more rain

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Water is discharged from Longdong Reservoir in Xuanen county in Hubei province to relieve rising water levels caused by continuous heavy rainfall. Photo: Xinhua
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