Heavy Rains Lash South, East China

Heavy rain battered regions in East and South China over the past weekend, inconveniencing people and disrupting traffic.

Due to torrential rains, the water level of Ganjiang river, in East China's Jiangxi province surged rapidly .

The highest water level of the Ji'an section of the Ganjiang river reached 53.19 meters, 2.69 meters higher than the warning level.

Technicians and rescuers made sand bags to fortify the dam to maintain its stability.