Overall Green alert Flood
in Bangladesh

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1101467
Death: 4
Displaced: 56000
Countries: Bangladesh
From - To 06 Jun - 12 Jun

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Northern Bangladesh, Mid-June 2022Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre in Bangladesh reported high levels of rivers in Rangpur Division from around 10 June 2022. Local media reported 56,000 people (char dwellers) moved to higher ground. At least 47 houses destroyed after flood protection embankments collapsed in six places of Gaibandha, Kurigram, Rangpur and Nilphamari districts.Mon 13 Jun 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 10 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Flood / Monsoon flood soon likely2022-06-14T20:17+0200.

Some upstream areas in India have been put on high alert with extreme rainfall forecast for the next three days, raising fear of monsoon flooding downstream in Bangladesh. Until Tuesday, many bordering areas and all chars in northern and no
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Flood / Flood hits road communication in northeast2022-06-13T19:52+0200.

Two more northeastern rivers overflowed their danger levels on Monday, disrupting the road communications between Sunamganj district and two of its upazilas Tahirpur and Bishwambarpur. With the new ones, three rivers Surma, Jadukata and Som
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Dhaka must talk cross-border river issues boldly with Delhi2022-06-12T20:09+0200.

WATER from the upstream, as India is reported to have kept all the floodgates of the Gojaldoba Barrage open since afternoon on June 9 after a heavy rainfall, has flooded all the 654 chars, or sand bars, in the Rangpur division and caused th
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BDRCS delegation pays courtesy call on President2022-06-12T17:30+0200.

DHAKA, June 12, 2022 (BSS) - A delegation of Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) paid a courtesy call on President M Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban here this evening. Chairman of BDRCS, a part of the world's largest humanitarian non-governm
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