Damaged embankments: One state minister says 7.5km, another says 150km | Prothom Alo

Cyclone Amphan

Damaged embankments: One state minister says 7.5km, another says 150km

Hoping that the repair work would start soon, deputy minister for water resources Enamul Haque Shamim said that there are 17,000 embankments across the country

Coastal area is seen flooded after the embankment is destroyed as the cyclone Amphan makes its landfall in Satkhira, Bangladesh, on 21 May 2020
Coastal area is seen flooded after the embankment is destroyed as the cyclone Amphan makes its landfall in Satkhira, Bangladesh, on 21 May 2020Reuters