Sylhet flood

June 28, 2022
June 28, 2022

Stop constructing new roads in haor areas: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has ordered the ministry concerned not to construct any new road in haor areas.

June 24, 2022
June 24, 2022

European Commission provides € 1.2mn humanitarian aid to Bangladesh amidst flood

The European Commission is providing €2 million in funding for emergency assistance to those affected by the current floods in Bangladesh and India.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Flight operations resume at Sylhet airport

Flight operations at Sylhet Osmani International Airport resumed today (June 23, 2022) after six days of suspension due to the massive flood in Sylhet region.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

A week on, relief still elusive

At least 42 people have died in the devastating floods that have hit the country’s northern and northeastern districts, while lakhs are stranded as new areas are inundated every day.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Businesses can avail flexible loan repayment facility up to Dec

Large industries, SMEs and the flood-hit agriculture sector will enjoy a flexible loan repayment facility up to December this year as Bangladesh Bank yesterday revived the partial loan moratorium amid a deepening economic crisis.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Sanitary napkin as a relief item

More and more districts are being flooded in the country, and the affected people are in desperate need of regular relief items. Since a large

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

Half of flood-hit mobile towers in Sylhet region resumes operation

The mobile network operators have resumed the operation of 989 towers in Sylhet, Sunamganj and Netrokona in the last few days after most of the sites became dysfunctional on Thursday and Friday following a power outage due to the floods.

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

Flood relief operations intensified in remote areas, army says

Bangladesh army has intensified its relief operations for the flood-affected people in Sunamganj through its nine base camps.

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

Unicef provides emergency relief as 1.6mn children stranded in Bangladesh flood

Four million people, including 1.6 million children, stranded by flash floods in north-eastern Bangladesh are in urgent need of help, Unicef has said.

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

Sylhet flood: Bodies of missing mother, son found after 4 days

Hearing that flood submerged her daughter’s house, Nazmun Nesa and her son Abdur Rahman went to visit the former. But on the way back home, the mother and son were washed away by the strong current of floodwater on Friday (June 17, 2022).