Bangladesh flood

July 18, 2019
July 18, 2019

New areas submerged in Sherpur, situation improves in Lalmonirhat

Flood situation has worsened in Sherpur as new char areas and croplands went under water due to the sudden swelling of Old Brahmaputra river while the situation has improved slightly in Lalmonirhat.

July 18, 2019
July 18, 2019

Rain submerges Rangamati hanging bridge

The hanging bridge over Kaptai Lake in Rangamati is inundated with rise of water level in the lake, compelling the authorities to suspend movement of people on the bridge.

July 17, 2019
July 17, 2019

Floods in South Asia claim 200 lives

Heavy monsoon rains across South Asia claim more lives, with the death toll passing 200 as authorities tried to reach stranded villagers cut off by surging floodwaters.

July 16, 2019
July 16, 2019

Flood situation worsens in Kurigram, improves in Lalmonirhat

The flood situation in Lalmonirhat improved slightly after water levels of Teesta and Dharla Rivers both decreased while the situation has worsened in Kurigram further.

July 15, 2019
July 15, 2019

Fresh areas flooded as rivers continue to swell

Heavy rain and onrush water from upstream for last couple of days have worsened flood situation in Lalmonirhat and inundated many areas in Sirajganj and Gaibandha.

July 15, 2019
July 15, 2019

Deluge forces many to live on boats, roads

Along with his four family members and some cattle, 75-year-old Kazim Uddin had to spend the past two days on a small boat as their home was flooded.

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

Major rivers continue to rise across Bangladesh

Major rivers continue to rise across the country amid predictions of heavy downpours to deteriorate the situation, prompting authorities to intensify measures to combat a major flooding.

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

Flood situation worsens in Kurigram

Flood water engulf fresh areas in Kurigram worsening conditions of the affected people in the district. Whereas, flood-hit people's suffering intensified due to insufficient supply of relief...

July 13, 2019
July 13, 2019

Waterlogging, flash flood bring woes in Chattogram

People in Chattogram city are suffering as many parts of the port city is severely waterlogged due to the ongoing heavy downpour.

July 13, 2019
July 13, 2019

All preparations taken to tackle flood: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says the government has taken all sorts of preparation to tackle possible flood in the country.