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    People’s sufferings multiply as floodwater starts receding

    Zaman Monir in Sylhet and Hasanat Kamal in Moulvibazar | Updated at 12:05am on June 22, 2018

    Sufferings of around six lakh flood-hit people in Sylhet and Moulvibazar intensified amid crisis of foods, pure drinking water and medicines for waterborne diseases as...

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    Cry for relief, drinking water

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan with Hasanat Kamal in Moulvibazar and Zaman Monir in Sylhet | Updated at 11:19pm on June 20, 2018

    Over six lakh people in Sylhet and Moulvibazar, affected by severe flooding for the past one week, have been facing acute shortage of relief goods,...

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    Celebration marking satellite launch postponed for flood 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:47am on June 20, 2018

    Considering the aggravating flood situation and inclement weather, the government on Tuesday postponed a scheduled programme to celebrate the launching of Bangladesh’s maiden satellite Bangabandhu-1....

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    Floods claim 8 lives in Moulvibazar

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 11:33pm on June 19, 2018

    At least 5.33 lakh people have been marooned by floods in Moulvibazar and Sylhet districts caused by swelling of Surma, Kushiyara, Manu and the Khowai...

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    Thousands marooned in Sylhet flood

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:39pm on June 19, 2018

    Some 40,000 residents of the district's Beanibazar upazila have been marooned in flashfloods amidst alarming rise of water levels in Surma, Kushiara and Sonai rivers....

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    Flood situation worsens in Moulvibazar, Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on June 18, 2018

    The flood situation has worsened in Moulvibazar and Sylhet districts as many lands, roads and markets have gone under water due to overflow of major...

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    2.15 lakh Rohingyas at risk of landslides, floods

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    Aid workers have warned that 2.15 lakh Rohingyas are at risk of landslides and floods as mudslides and gusts of wind have damaged structures, bridges,...

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    Severe flooding hits 7 districts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 14, 2018

    Over two lakh people have been marooned, hundreds of houses damaged and fishes of ponds washed away as severe flooding has hit seven districts of...

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    30 Brahmanbaria villages submerged   

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:47pm on May 23, 2018

    At least 30 villages in Akhaura upazila of the district were submerged due to rains and onrush of water from Indian hills over the past...

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    Incentive distribution kicks off

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:44am on November 20, 2017

    The government’s delayed distribution of post flood rehabilitation incentives to farmers in the worst-affected haor belt and the northern districts has just kicked off, Department...