There are at least 31 people feared dead amid the strongest typhoon to hit the Philippines this year.
Four people have been confirmed to have died and 27 others are believed to have perished in the natural disaster – as many more remain missing.
Super Typhoon Rai battered the southern and central regions – uprooting trees, toppling power poles and flooding villages.
The system also brought winds of up to 195 kilometres per hour.
More than 300,000 people were forced to seek shelter.