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Bhutan: Flood Threat

Categories: South Asia, Bhutan, Disaster, Governance

Tshering Tobgay reports [1] that the river Gotu-chu, a tributary of the Pho-chu river had swollen which could trigger a possible flood downstream along the Pho-chu and Punasang-chu rivers in Bhutan. The blogger comments: “We now know that we are ‘not prepared’ to handle a flood in Punasang-chu.”