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Citizens in Yunnan suffer severe drought (8)

(Xinhua)

08:49, February 22, 2012

Villagers of Miao ethnic group get water from a water wagon in Xibotian Village in Hui and Yi Autonomous County of Xundian, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Feb. 21, 2012. A severe drought has lingered in Yunnan for three consecutive years, disrupting the lives of 6.3 million people in the province this year. (Xinhua/Yang Zongyou)

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