112 Chinese tourists stranded in Nepal floods rescued

Updated 2017-08-16 15:35:12 CGTN

112 Chinese tourists stranded because of heavy flooding in the southern Chitwan district of Nepal have been safely rescued.

The Chinese Embassy in Nepal launched an emergency plan after it was alerted about the stranded tourists. The Chinese tourists were trapped in Sauraha, a popular tourist destination.

Three days of incessant downpour led to flash floods and landslides. Floods have killed at least 80 people in Nepal.

Also in the News

Nicole Kidman Recalls Oscar Glory: Loneliest Time
Showbiz2016/06/16 13:58July 21 2018 19:39:48

Nicole Kidman Recalls Oscar Glory: Loneliest Time

Attending Shanghai International Film Festival, Nicole Kidman talks about her role in "Grace of Monaco".

Labor Day Travel Peak Starts
Also in the News2014/05/01 12:16July 21 2018 19:39:48

Labor Day Travel Peak Starts

Johnny Depp Delivers a Speech 'Evolve the Future' in 'Transcendence'
Also in the News2014/04/18 13:18July 21 2018 19:39:48

Johnny Depp Delivers a Speech 'Evolve the Future' in 'Transcendence'

Hollywood star Johnny Depp's speech in the upcoming new film "Transcendence" has been disclosed on Friday, April 11th.

Most Watched

News:
China World Business Sports Showbiz Audio
Video:
C4 My Chinese Life The Sound Stage China Revealed Showbiz Video Travel Video
Photos:
China World Fun Travel Entertainment Sports
Travel:
Beijing Shanghai Guangzhou
Lifestyle:
Live Music Opera & Classical Movies Traditional Shows Exhibitions
Learn Chinese:
Chinese Studio Living Chinese Everyday Chinese Just For Fun Chinese Culture Buzzwords