Cyclone Amphan

May 21, 2020
May 21, 2020

Ctg Port resumes operations

All types of operations including loading, unloading and delivery have resumed at Chittagong Port hours after cyclone Amphan hit the country’s coastal areas yesterday and eventually weakened into a...

May 21, 2020
May 21, 2020

Amphan aftermath: 1 crore consumers with no electricity

Around one crore consumers around the country have been out of electricity coverage, following the lashing of Cyclone Amphan.

May 21, 2020
May 21, 2020

Amphan floods houses, fish enclosures; destroys WDB embankment in Bagerhat

The embankment of 35/1 polder of Water Development Board (WDB) in Sharankhola upazila of Bagerhat collapses in many places after being hit by super cyclone Amphan.

May 21, 2020
May 21, 2020

Nine dead as cyclone Amphan lashes Bangladesh

A total of nine people have been killed in seven districts of the country as super cyclone Amphan battered Bangladesh’s south-western part in the early hours of today morning.

May 21, 2020
May 21, 2020

Amphan weakens into land depression; Maritime ports asked to lower signal to 3

Maritime ports of Mongla, Payra, Chattogramand Cox’s Bazar have been advised to lower local cautionary signal number to three as cyclone Amphan has weakened into a land depression, said a Met...

May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020

Cyclone Amphan strikes Bangladesh’s coasts

Extremely severe cyclone Amphan has started crossing Bangladesh’s coastal districts, particularly the nearby areas of Sundarbans, with strong winds of over up to 180km per hour.

May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020

Child dies after branch of tree falls during storm

A five-year-old child died this evening while on the way to a cyclone centre in Galachipa upazila of Patuakhali.

May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020

Cyclone Amphan: Shipping Ministry opens control room

The Shipping Ministry has launched a control room to deal with various issues centering cyclone Amphan.

May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020

Cyclone Amphan: over 24 lakh people evacuated, state minister says

The government has evacuated about 24,08,819 people in coastal districts of the country as super cyclone “Amphan” is likely to make landfall in Bangladesh tonight.

May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020

Cyclone Amphan makes landfall in West Bengal

Extremely severe cyclone Amphan today slammed into the coastal districts of West Bengal, India, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. At the time of filing this story, there was no immediate...