Young Buddhist nuns take shelter in Rangoon earlier this week. (PHOTO: DVB)
Residents use their initiative in Sandoway [Thandwe], 26 June 2015. (PHOTO: DVB)
Flooding in the streets of Sandoway [Thandwe], 26 June 2015. (PHOTO: DVB)

Floods hit Burma as monsoon rolls in

From Sandoway on the western coast to Tavoy in the south, several towns and cities areas are pelted by torrents of rain, resulting in floods.