6 dead, 3 missing as heavy rain lashes Japan

Posted on   10:47 am

¬†Heavy rainfall in Japan’s Kyushu region has left six people dead and three others missing, local media reported on Tuesday. The fatalities and the missing persons were reported in Fukuoka, Saga and Oita prefectures due to landslides and other disasters caused by the heavy rain, Xinhua news agency quoted public broadcaster