China’s natural disasters caused 422,000 people to suffer direct economic losses of 3.74 billion yuan in January

2022-05-12 0 By

On February 15, China news (reporter Xiao-wen zhao) 15, emergency management department held a press conference, emergency management department spokesman, news propaganda division “exhibition of the introduction, in January, China’s natural disaster is given priority to with seismic, low temperature freezing and snow storms, drought, FengBao and forest grassland fires also have different degree.A total of 422,000 people were affected by natural disasters, with one death and a direct economic loss of 3.74 billion yuan.Compared with the average of the same period in the past five years, they are down 83 percent, 91 percent and 7 percent, respectively.In January, cold rain, snow and ice hit central and eastern China twice, but the damage was relatively light, Shen said.There were 5 earthquakes with magnitude above 5 in mainland China, including 1 earthquake with magnitude 6.0 to 6.9 and 4 earthquakes with magnitude 5.0 to 5.9.Parts of South China are suffering from winter and spring drought, and Guangdong, Fujian, Yunnan and Guangxi are suffering from local drought.Forest and grassland fires across the country are stable.Guizhou, Yunnan local sporadic hailstorm disaster, causing part of the cash crop disaster.