October 28, 2022
October 28, 2022

India hands over 23 Bangladeshi fishermen rescued during Sitrang

Twenty-three Bangladeshi fishermen rescued by Indian Coast Guard members have been handed over to their families.

October 27, 2022
October 27, 2022

Mirsharai dredger capsize: 3 more bodies recovered

Bodies of three other workers, who were missing since October 24 in the Bay of Bengal in Chattogram’s Mirsharai area, were recovered from the sunken dredger this morning (October 27, 2022).

October 27, 2022
October 27, 2022

Mirsharai dredger capsize: 4 victims buried in Patuakhali

The bodies of four workers, who died after a dredger capsized in the Bay of Bengal in Chattogram’s Mirsharai area during cyclonic storm Sitrang, were buried in Patuakhali this morning (October 27, 2022).

October 26, 2022
October 26, 2022

Cyclone Sitrang: 1,500 families without electricity for 2 days in Shariatpur

The electricity supply system of Shariatpur Palli Bidyut Samity was severely affected due to Cyclone Sitrang that swept through the country on Monday night (October 24, 2022).

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

Over 50 buffaloes wash ashore at Sitakunda

More than 50 buffaloes have washed ashore at Sitakunda in Chittagong this afternoon (October 25, 2022).

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

Cyclone Sitrang: No major damage in Rohingya camps, says OCHA

No flooding or major damage has been reported so far in the Rohingya camps in Bhasan Char and Cox’s Bazar due to Cyclone Sitrang which made landfall in Bangladesh says the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

70% power restored in coastal areas: Nasrul Hamid

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today (October 25, 2022) said 70 percent power supply of the coastal areas, affected by Cyclone Sitrang was restored this evening and 100 percent will be restored within tomorrow (October 26, 2022) noon.

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

Cyclone Sitrang: Trees uprooted on DU campus, one injured

Several trees collapsed on Dhaka University campus last night (October 24, 2022) due to squally weather caused by Cyclone Sitrang, leaving a person injured.

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

Dredger sinks in Bay: One dead body recovered

Body of one of the eight workers who went missing since Monday night (October 24, 2022) in the Sandwip channel of the Bay of Bengal has been recovered, while the seven others remain missing and are feared dead.

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

Death toll from cyclone Sitrang reaches 19

The death toll from Cyclone Sitrang rose to 19 after a Myanmar national died after falling form a ship anchored at thr Teknaf port yesterday (October 24, 2022).