Flood in Sunamganj

June 27, 2022
June 27, 2022

Two high-profile concerts taking place today, proceeds to go to flood victims

Today, two concerts will be taking place in Dhaka, both of which have been organised with the intent to raise funds for the flood victims in Sylhet and Sunamganj.

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

No food aid reached Sunamganj's Eklimnagar village even in 6 days

Eklimnagar village, under Chhatak upazila of Sunamganj, has been cut off since the flood started six days ago. No food aid has yet reached the village.

June 18, 2022
June 18, 2022

Another wake-up call amid raging floods

Urgent humanitarian aid needed in flood-hit northeast

June 18, 2022
June 18, 2022

TK 800 boat fare now TK 50,000: Rescue, relief work halted in Sylhet, Sunamganj

Thousands of people in Sylhet and Sunamganj are waiting to be rescued from floodwater. But their relatives cannot make the rescue trip on vessels due to excessive boat fares being charged in this dire situation.

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

Flood in Sylhet may prevail at least a week, weather experts say

Sufferings of people living in Sylhet division is not going to end soon as the water level will continue to rise for next three days and the flood situation will prevail at least for seven days, according to weathermen.

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

State minister regrets power cut in Sunamganj

Minister of State for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has regretted suspending power supply to Sunamganj district and adjoining areas.

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

As flood worsens, many parts of Sylhet, Sunamganj without electricity

People in Sylhet and Sunamganj have been experiencing a power outage since yesterday (June 16, 2022) following heavy floods caused by upstream water and heavy rainfall in the districts.

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

Sylhet, Sunamganj floods worst in recent memory

Worsening floods in Sunamganj and Sylhet districts have resulted in power outages, closure of many schools as they have been turned into makeshift flood shelters, and vast areas being inundated, with locals saying the flood is worse than the ones they experienced in 1998 and 2004.  

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

Army deployed to manage heavy flooding in Sylhet, Sunamganj

Members of Bangladesh Army have been deployed to manage the heavy flooding and its aftermath in Sylhet and Sunamganj.

May 22, 2022
May 22, 2022

Floods in northeast: Crops damaged, fish farms washed away

With rivers in Sylhet and Sunamganj still flowing above the danger level, fisheries and crop farms have been bearing the brunt.