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One killed, two missing, 30 injured in Japan due to Typhoon Mawar

Tokyo, June 3 (UNI) Torrential rains brought by typhoon Mawar killed at least one person, left two missing and almost 30 injured in parts of Japan, media reported on Saturday.
A total of 12 people suffered injuries in Kanagawa prefecture, with eight and two victims in Okinawa and Chiba prefectures, respectively, the NHK broadcaster reported. The prefectures of Shizuoka, Tochigi, Wakayama, Mie, Aichi, Yamanashi and Tokyo reported one injured person each.
At least 178 houses in 12 prefectures have been damaged in flooding caused by heavy rains, the report added.
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