Flood in Bangladesh 2019

August 11, 2019
August 11, 2019

Lalmonirhat flood victims struggle to make ends meet

The flood affected victims of Lalmonirhat have very little to look forward to this Eid. Many have lost their homes and source of income and are struggling to make ends meet.

August 3, 2019
August 3, 2019

JP for permanent list of flood victims

Jatiya Party (JP) urges the government to make a permanent list of flood-affected people to distribute relief materials among them every year.

July 29, 2019
July 29, 2019

Flood Damage in 28 Dists: Crops on 5.32 lakh hectares destroyed

Around 6.77 lakh hectares of croplands have been damaged by the recent flood that affected about 61 lakh people in 28 districts, says the government statistics.

July 28, 2019
July 28, 2019

Causes of Flood: Heavy rains, shallow rivers

The flood has hit Rangpur division the hardest as it rained in the region almost three times more than it had until this point last year.

July 27, 2019
July 27, 2019

Flood victims suffering for lack of sufficient relief: Fakhrul

The victims of ongoing flood across the country are immensely suffering from shortage of food as the government has failed to provide sufficient relief materials, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam alleges.

July 27, 2019
July 27, 2019

Flood situation shows signs of improvement

The overall flood situation in some parts of the north showed signs of improvement yesterday as floodwater started receding. Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre of Bangladesh Water Development Board (WDB) said Brahmaputra, Dharla, Ghaghot, Jam

July 26, 2019
July 26, 2019

Flood death toll hits 100

With floodwater continuing to rise in many northern districts, at least seven people, including five children, drowned in floodwater in Jamalpur and Lalmonirhat yesterday.

July 23, 2019
July 23, 2019

Finish repair works of flood-hit roads before Eid: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader asks all concerned to finish repair works of all roads affected by the recent floods seven days before the Eid-ul-Azha.

July 23, 2019
July 23, 2019

Dharla above danger level in Kurigram again

Local people are rushing back to flood shelters as the Dharla river is flowing above danger level causing flood once again in Sadar upazila of Kurigram.

July 23, 2019
July 23, 2019

Flood Victims in North: Returning home to a grim sight

After living in the open for 10 days, 46-year-old Kulsum Begum and her children returned home on Sunday morning.