25 killed due to torrential rains in Japan

KYUSHU (AFP): In Japan, at least twenty five people were killed and more than twenty other went missing due to flooding caused by torrential rains in southern Kyushu area.

The severe flood destroyed communication infrastructure and houses whereas hundreds of people also rendered homeless.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, after cancelling his tour to Estonia, visited the southern regions today to view the damages and express solidarity with the flood-hit people.

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