Gan'en Village regains life through reconstruction after Wenchuan earthquake

Source:Xinhua Published: 2018/5/11 13:48:50

Combo photo shows villagers working at the construction site of a new house on Nov. 21, 2008 (L) and children playing at home on May 9, 2018, in Gan'en Village of Longnan City, northwest China's Gansu Province. Gan'en Village is a new village built to relocate villagers of Haoping Village, which was badly damaged by the 8.0-magnitude 2008 Wenchuan earthquake in neighboring Sichuan Province. The village was named "Gan'en" at the end of 2008 to express gratitude for the reconstruction efforts. After ten years of hard work, Gan'en Village has regained life. (Xinhua/Nie Jianjiang, Fan Peishen)


 

Combo photo shows villagers working at the construction site of new houses on Jan. 24, 2009 (up) and villagers chatting on the street on May 9, 2018, in Gan'en Village of Longnan City, northwest China's Gansu Province. Gan'en Village is a new village built to relocate villagers of Haoping Village, which was badly damaged by the 8.0-magnitude 2008 Wenchuan earthquake in neighboring Sichuan Province. The village was named "Gan'en" at the end of 2008 to express gratitude for the reconstruction efforts. After ten years of hard work, Gan'en Village has regained life. (Xinhua/Ma Ning, Fan Peishen)


 

Combo photo shows a villager working at the construction site of new houses on Jan. 24, 2009 (up) and a villager pushing a baby stroller on the street on May 9, 2018, in Gan'en Village of Longnan City, northwest China's Gansu Province. Gan'en Village is a new village built to relocate villagers of Haoping Village, which was badly damaged by the 8.0-magnitude 2008 Wenchuan earthquake in neighboring Sichuan Province. The village was named "Gan'en" at the end of 2008 to express gratitude for the reconstruction efforts. After ten years of hard work, Gan'en Village has regained life. (Xinhua/Ma Ning, Fan Peishen)


 

Combo photo shows rescuers clearing the rubbles at Haoping Village on May 16, 2008 (up) and the new Gan'en Village of Longnan City, northwest China's Gansu Province, May 9, 2018. Gan'en Village is a new village built to relocate villagers of Haoping Village, which was badly damaged by the 8.0-magnitude 2008 Wenchuan earthquake in neighboring Sichuan Province. The village was named "Gan'en" at the end of 2008 to express gratitude for the reconstruction efforts. After ten years of hard work, Gan'en Village has regained life. (Xinhua/Lian Zhenxiang, Fan Peishen)


 

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