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    A deep-fried insect eating competition—including bamboo worms, dragonflies, and silkworms—held on June 25 in the scenic area of Lijiang in southwest China’s Yunnan province caught people’s eyes, China News reported.

    A man surnamed Peng from Chongqing Municipality won the competition after downing 1 kg of insects within 5 minutes and was rewarded with a gold bar.


    This article was originally published in the Global Times.

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