Over 9,000 displaced due to flooding in E China's Poyang County

Poyang County in east China's Jiangxi Province was hit by floods after heavy rains, leading to the evacuation of more than 9,000 people, but no casualties. The Changjiang River has seen its biggest floods in the past two decades, with waters breaching the embankment at Dengjia village. Over 10 square kilometers of farmland have been flooded. Some 600 personnel joined the rescue and relief work.