Yaas

4.4 million internally displaced in Bangladesh in 2020

As soon as the monsoon started, Sirajganj and Chandpur city protection embankments broke. Hurricane Yash had earlier displaced large numbers of people off the coast and in the islands

People are running to the shelters ahead of  cyclone Amphan in Koyra upazila of Khulna on 20 May 2020.

UN Special Session

PM Hasina for stronger global coop to mitigate water-related disasters

During monsoon 90 per cent water enters into Bangladesh from catchments beyond its border inundating localities while during dry season, a drought-like situation prevails across the country, says ...

PM Hasina for stronger global coop to mitigate water-related disasters

Prothom Alo Trust

'We are so happy to get a bag of relief!'

The people of Saint Martin’s island have been experiencing incessant rain since the crack of dawn on Friday

'We are so happy to get a bag of relief!'

MP flees by trawler as people chase him in Khulna

The incident took place in Dashalia of Maharajpur union in Koyra upazila of Khulna, where hundreds of people were working as volunteers to repair an embankment of Kapotakkho river damaged by Cyclone ...

MP and his associates ask people to calm down as agitated people hurl mud at him on 1 June 2021

Sundarbans submerged after Cyclone Yaas

The Forest department said this year Cyclone Yaas submerged the largest area of Sundarbans in the last 14 years.

Sundarbans submerged after Cyclone Yaas

Rehabilitate people of the devastated coastal area

Assistance will first have to be given to the worst affected before anything else.

Rehabilitate people of the devastated coastal area

Cyclone Yaas: 4,470 fish enclosures wash away in Bagerhat

The district fisheries department confirmed on Friday that some 4,470 fish enclosures and over 400 ponds in Bagerhat have been washed away by tidal surges triggered by Cyclone Yaas

Inundation at Char Manpura, Bhola due to cyclone Yaas on 26 May 2021

Cyclone Yaas

Over 50 villages inundated by tidal surges in Khulna

More than 50 villages in Khulna's Koyra upazila have been inundated by tidal surges triggered by cyclone Yaas

Over 50 villages inundated by tidal surges in Khulna

Yaas

Rice price rises in India, Bangladesh assesses cyclone aftermath

Bangladesh assessed damage to port operations and crops in the aftermath of cyclone Yaas

Rice price rises in India, Bangladesh assesses cyclone aftermath

Shrimp farmers count losses from cyclone in Koyra

Shrimp farmers of Koyra Upazila in Khulna district have suffered a loss of around Tk 150 million due to flooding caused by Cyclone Yaas

People catch shrimp fries from rough Shakbaria river in Uttar Bedkashi, Koyra, Khulna on 27 May 2021. They would sell at .80 taka per piece
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