Typhoon “Hagibis” has caused landslides and mudslides in 15 prefectures of Japan. The disaster brought to 40 percent of annual precipitation.In Japan, the number of victims of the catastrophic Typhoon “Hagibis” rose to 36 people, another 17 are still reported missing and more than 100 injured, told Japanese media Monday, October 14.
“Hagibis” swept over Japan in the end of last week, leaving behind a trail of devastation. In the 15 prefectures of the country occurred landslides and mudslides, more than 20 rivers collapsed dam. According to meteorologists, the Typhoon had brought up to 40 percent of annual precipitation.
Most strongly suffered from the Typhoon Nagano Prefecture. More than 50 thousand households in Tokyo and the surrounding area remain without power. The true extent of the damage caused by the Typhoon of Japan, is still unknown.