Now the Typhoon Mangkhut moving to the densely populated southern provinces of China and Hong Kong, where the fall at noon or in the late afternoon on Sunday.
At least 28 people died because of Typhoon Mangkhut in the Philippines. This was reported by The Associated Press Sunday, September 16, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
Most of the people died in landslides in the mountainous regions in the North of the country. Now the Typhoon is moving to the densely populated southern provinces of China and Hong Kong.
Due to the Typhoon, the Philippines and China postponed the visit of foreign Minister Wang Yi, which was to be held on September 16. Also canceled nearly 150 flights, a third of whom were international.
According to the meteorological center of China, Mangkhut will fall on the coast of Guangdong province in polden or in the late afternoon on Sunday.
Earlier it was reported that a powerful Typhoon Mangkhut much stronger than the hurricane Florence that swept the US East coast. Power Manggala equivalent to the maximum hurricane of the fifth category. Gusts of wind reach 255 kilometers per hour.
Supertyphoon Mangkhut may pose a threat to more than 40 million people in the Philippines and China. Its main impact will on the island of Luzon.