Flood in Bangladesh 2019

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

Flood-affected roads will be fixed urgently: Quader

Roads which were damaged due to the recent flood across the country will be fixed urgently, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says.

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

Water recedes, diseases spread

As floodwater started receding across the country, different kinds of waterborne diseases have begun spreading in some districts.

July 21, 2019
July 21, 2019

Floodwater starts receding in Kurigram

The flood situation in Kurigram district has been improving, despite three of its main rivers still flowing above the danger level.

July 21, 2019
July 21, 2019

Floods heading to the heartland

The floods, which have been ravaging the north and hilly regions, are now approaching the districts adjacent to the capital from the north.

July 20, 2019
July 20, 2019

Flood situation worsens in Manikganj

Flood situation has worsened in Manikganj while in Kurigram flood water has been flowing above the danger level.

July 20, 2019
July 20, 2019

Communications disrupted as flood batters roads

Flood has disrupted road and rail communications across the country as roads, bridges and rail tracks in several districts have been damaged or inundat-ed, causing immense suffering to people.

July 18, 2019
July 18, 2019

Disaster management ministry to remain open Friday, Saturday

The Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief will remain open on next Friday and Saturday for overall coordination and supervision of flood situation that has worsened in different districts in last couple of days.

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

Flood ravages croplands, houses

Around 73,400 houses and 36,000 hectares of crops have been damaged by recent floods in 21 districts, causing thousands of people to suffer.

July 16, 2019
July 16, 2019

Flood takes heavy toll on schools

At least 2,100 educational institutions, mostly government primary schools, have closed due to severe flooding in 12 districts in a week.