Flood situation in 13 districts may worsen

Sun Online Desk

14th July, 2020 05:17:45 printer

Flood situation in 13 districts may worsen

The flood forecasting and warning centre of Bangladesh Meteorological Department has said the flood situation in low-lying areas of 13 districts, including Dhaka, may worsen.

A bulletin of met office on Tuesday said that the flood situation of Kurigram, Gaibandha, Dinajpur, Bogura, Jamalpur, Sitajganj, Tagail, Natore, Naogaon, Munshiganj, Faraidpur, Madaripur, Rajbari, and Dhaka may deteriorate.  

However, the flood situation of Nilphamari, Lalmonirhat, Sylhet, Sunamganj, Netrokona and Rangpur may improve.

The water level at Aricha point of Jamuna River may cross the danger level in next 24 hours.

However, the water level of Teesta and Dharla rivers may decrease in the next 24 hours, the bulletin added.