Henan province in China is being hit by extreme flooding.

In the city of Zhengzhou, people were trapped in the subway that has been flooded with water today.

Henan is in the midst of a heavy rainy season.

Many large cities in the province are experiencing flooding.

Local media report that one person has been killed.

Two people are missing.

More than 10,000 people have been evacuated in the province, according to Chinese media.

In Zhengzhou, the rainwater has run into the subway system.

Even the trains were flooded.

Many images circulated on social media of the flooded metro.




AuthorthepapercnMoment of places13: 47 - 20 July 2021

At least 300 people were rescued from the metro in a rescue operation.

It is unknown how many people are still in prison.

Zhengzhou has never experienced such heavy rainfall before.

Today the record for amount of rain in the city was broken in one day.

Another tweet shows the cars drifting down the street.


Breaking: Major flooding is occurring due to heavy rain in Zhengzhou, China.

The city recorded the highest single-day rainfall on record.


AuthorPMBreakingNewsMoment of places13: 37 - 20 July 2021