cyclone fani

May 9, 2019
May 9, 2019

Cyclone Fani caused Tk 536 cr of damage: State minister

The damage caused by cyclone Fani, which hit Bangladesh earlier this month, has been estimated to be Tk 536.61 crore, the government says.

May 8, 2019
May 8, 2019

No respite now from heat wave

There would be no respite from the heat wave in the next few days, the Met office forecast yesterday.

May 7, 2019
May 7, 2019

Fani damaged crops worth Tk 38.5 cr: Agriculture Minister

The severe cyclonic storm Fani that hit the country's coastal areas on May 4 last damaged crops on some 63,063 hectares of land in 209 upazilas of 35 districts, Agriculture Minister Dr Abdur Razzak says.

May 6, 2019
May 6, 2019

Assess damage fast, respond quickly

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday asked the authorities to quickly assess the damage and provide assistance to cyclone Fani victims.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

Narail’s crops most devastated

Cyclone Fani wreaked the most havoc on Narail’s cropland, damaging over 56,000 acres in its “weakened” state after entering Bangladesh.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

1.55 lakh acres of cropland damaged

Bangladesh government has reviewed its statistics on Fani’s devastation, raising the extent of damaged cropland to over 1.55 lakh acres.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

Impact of Cyclone Fani: Trading sees sharp fall in Benapole

Import-export and travel through Benapole Port saw a sharp decrease yesterday due to the impact of cyclone Fani.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

Impact of Cyclone Fani: Trading sees sharp fall in Benapole

Import-export and travel through Benapole Port saw a sharp decrease yesterday due to the impact of cyclone Fani.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

Fani ruins farmers’ days before harvest

It was only a few days to go until farmer Ruhul Amin’s crops would be ready for harvest, but during Cyclone Fani, everything got ruined.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

A sigh of relief

By the time Cyclone Fani entered Bangladesh around 8:00am yesterday, it became much weaker and caused much less damage compared with that by cyclones Sidr and Aila.