Gansu


Villagers help in protecting Great Wall

LANZHOU,July 22()–Under the scorching sun Wang Jihu and dozens of local villagers are cleaning dust and earth heaped on a section of the Great Wall in northwest China’s Gansu Province,helping protect the ancient culture relic c. Gansu launched the flood prevention project in 2011 with investment of 30 million yuan(4.9 million U. The third phase involves constructing a 658-meter-long support structure either side of the wall and a 1340-meter-long flood discharge channel l.