At least six people were reported killed and many others injured in a series of blasts in China's Guangxi region on Wednesday.

The blasts took place in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in southern China, bringing down parts of a building as seen in pictures (below). At least 13 people were injured in the explosions, Chinese media reported. 

The explosives were placed in parcels in different locations, the police said, according to China's CCTV. 

Xinhua news agency reported that more blasts were heard in the nearby Liuzhou city. 

According to Channel News Asia, at least 13 blasts were reported in a span of two hours, targeting bus stations, a hospital and a hostel.