In the remote south, thousands of people are marooned by the flooding and desperate for food and shelter. Poor weather and impassable roads are hampering relief efforts.
The government warned of more floods in all parts of the country. After weeks of heavy rain, the country's major hydropower dams are holding more water than required and could spill over, as numerous rivers have done.
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