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91 missing in Chinese industrial park landslide

Firefighters use flashlights to search for survivors among the debris of collapsed buildings after a landslide hit an industrial park in Shenzhen

Beijing: A total of 91 people remain missing a day after a landslide hit an industrial park in Shenzhen city, China’s Guangdong province, according to authorities.

The missing people include 59 males and 32 females after Sunday’s landslide that buried 33 buildings in Liuxi Industrial Park, Xinhua quoted Liu Qingsheng, deputy mayor of Shenzhen, as saying on Monday.

Seven fire engines and 30 firemen are searching for trapped victims at the site in Liuxi Industrial Park in Guangming New District in northwest part of the city that falls in Guangdong Province, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

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