China Qinghai Quake Death Toll Rises to 2,046, Xinhua Reports

April 20 (Bloomberg) -- The death toll from the earthquake that hit China’s Qinghai province rose to 2,046 as of 10 a.m. local time today, the official Xinhua News Agency reported today.

Another 193 people remain missing, Xinhua reported, citing rescuers. More than 12,000 people have been injured, according to the report.

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