2021-10-07

Affected by heavy rainfall, an inner wall of Pingyao ancient city in Shanxi Province partially collapsed

By yqqlm yqqlm

On October 7, the CCTV reporter learned from the Publicity Department of Pingyao County Party committee in Shanxi that at 6:30 a.m. on October 5, affected by heavy rainfall, part of Pingyao ancient city wall, that is, No. 84 inner wall, collapsed locally, with a length of about 25 meters. At present, no casualties have been caused. After the occurrence of the dangerous situation, the local government and cultural protection experts rushed to the site for disposal at the first time</ p>

Affected by heavy rainfall, an inner wall of Pingyao ancient city in Shanxi Province partially collapsed </ P >

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p > at present, rammed earth and bricks falling off the surface have been cleaned in time, isolation fences and warning signs have been set up in the collapsed section of the city wall, and the walls of dangerous sections have been covered and emergency treatment to prevent secondary collapse and ensure the personal safety of residents and tourists in the ancient city. Meanwhile, the rescue and repair procedures of the city wall have been launched</ p>

Affected by heavy rainfall, an inner wall of Pingyao ancient city in Shanxi Province partially collapsed(1) </ P >

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p > Pingyao City Wall is a large open-air soil cultural relics building. Continuous heavy rainfall is the biggest threat to the safety of the wall. Pingyao County has increased the 24-hour round-the-clock inspection frequency of the ancient city wall, timely found and quickly handled the dangerous situation of the city wall, and made every effort to ensure the safety of the ancient city wall</ p>

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p > it is understood that the ancient city of Pingyao is located in Pingyao County in the middle of Shanxi Province. It has a history of about 2800 years. It is one of the key cultural relics protection units in China</ p>

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p > (head office reporter Zhao Yingjie)