Heavy deluge wreaks havoc in Bhutan

Southernmost districts are among worst hit areas in Himalayan nation after week of torrential rains.

Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck reviews affected areas with Prime Minsiter Tshering Tobgay in Sarpang.

Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck reviews affected areas with Prime Minsiter Tshering Tobgay in Sarpang.  (WION)

Falling boulders hamper efforts to clear blockades.

Falling boulders hamper efforts to clear blockades. 
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DeSuups (Guardians of Peace), army personnel brave the natural disaster in water-logged areas of southern Bhutan.

DeSuups (Guardians of Peace), army personnel brave the natural disaster in water-logged areas of southern Bhutan.  (WION)

Heavy floods bring down bridge in Samtse.

Heavy floods bring down bridge in Samtse. (WION)

Amochu river swells after torrential rains.

 Amochu river swells after torrential rains.  (WION)

Efforts in full swing to contain the swelling Amochu river.

Efforts in full swing to contain the swelling Amochu river.  (WION)

Flood water submerges heavy equipment, machinery along Amochu river.

Flood water submerges heavy equipment, machinery along Amochu river. (WION)

Restoration efforts have been started after heavy rains wreaked havoc across the Himalayan nation.

Restoration efforts have been started after heavy rains wreaked havoc across the Himalayan nation.  (WION)