Massive earthquake strikes China

china-earthquakeA massive 7.0 magnitude earthquake hits South west in China’s Sichuan province in capital Chengdu 300km away from epicenter .

Sources say 100 Feared Dead, 1000’s Injured, Over 130000 Houses Feared Damaged in this massive earthquake.

According to Xinhua news agency, Seven people died and 88 were injured in the quake, including 21 seriously.

Its epicentre was 284 kilometres (176 miles) north of the provincial capital Chengdu and struck at a depth of 10 kilometres.

Earlier today, a landslide triggered by heavy rains killed at least 24 people in a different, mountainous region of Sichuan to the south of Chengdu.