Typhoon Lichma caused direct economic losses of 547 million yuan in Shandong Province

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 Typhoon Lichma caused direct economic losses of 547 million yuan in Shandong Province


On August 10, influenced by typhoon Lichma, the sea surface wind and waves in Qingdao, Shandong Province, gradually increased.

BEIJING, Aug. 11, Xinhua, China. According to the official microblog of the Emergency Management Department of Shandong Province, affected by Typhoon Lichma, according to the statistics of the disaster reporting system, as of 15:30 on August 11, 463,000 hectares of crops had been affected, 106 houses had collapsed and 547 million yuan of direct economic losses had been caused, of which 404 million yuan had been lost in agriculture. Relevant disaster data are being further counted.

According to preliminary statistics, the current disaster situation involves 144 townships (streets) in 23 counties (cities and districts) of Jinan, Qingdao, Zibo, Zaozhuang, Weifang, Taian, Rizhao, Linyi, Dezhou and Liaocheng. As of 15:30 on August 11, there were 108 684 people in 12 cities such as Weifang, Linyi and Rizhao.

According to the provisions of the Emergency Plan for Natural Disaster Relief in Shandong Province, the Emergency Management Department of Shandong Province decided to start the provincial level III emergency response at 17:00 on August 11. All localities are required to attach great importance to ensuring the safety of the peoples lives as the primary task at present. In accordance with the requirements of territorial management, graded responsibility in disaster relief work, they should strengthen organizational leadership, conscientiously implement various measures for disaster relief and relief, properly resettle the affected people, and earnestly guarantee the basic life of the affected people. ????

Source: Responsible Editor of China News Network: Xing Haibo_NBJS8850