Misery along quake-hit roads in Nepal's rural provinces

As aid starts to trickle into country areas, locals continue to suffer without power, sanitation or adequate shelter.

    Almost a week after a devastating earthquake killed thousands in Nepal, aid has started to trickle into rural areas.

    Unseasonal rain, however, is making the situation worse - washing out already overcrowded shelters and triggering fears of potential landslides.

    Locals continue to suffer without power, sanitation or adequate shelter.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports from Sindupalchowk province.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    How different voting systems work around the world

    How different voting systems work around the world

    Nearly two billion voters in 52 countries around the world will head to the polls this year to elect their leaders.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    The great plunder: Nepal's stolen treasures

    The great plunder: Nepal's stolen treasures

    How the art world's hunger for ancient artefacts is destroying a centuries-old culture. A journey across the Himalayas.