Nepal: A tragedy in pictures

Al Jazeera looks at some of the most striking images taken in aftermath of devastating earthquake in Himalayan nation.

    At least 6,200 people have been killed and millions displaced since an earthquake struck Nepal last Saturday, with the Red Cross warning of "total devastation".

    Many are now living without essential infrastructure, such as clean water, sewerage systems, and adequate shelter.

    Al Jazeera looks at some of the images that capture the massive relief effort, and the human cost of the disaster.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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