Dredger sinks in Bay: One dead body recovered

Body of one of the eight workers who went missing since Monday night (October 24, 2022) in the Sandwip channel of the Bay of Bengal has been recovered, while the seven others remain missing and are feared dead.

Death toll from cyclone Sitrang reaches 19

The death toll from Cyclone Sitrang rose to 19 after a Myanmar national died after falling form a ship anchored at thr Teknaf port yesterday (October 24, 2022).

Cyclone Sitrang: Barishal sees highest 324mm rainfall

Barishal witnessed the highest 324 millimeters (mm) rain due to cyclonic storm Sitrang in the last 24 hours till 6am today (October 25, 2022).  

Cyclone Sitrang: 80 lakh subscribers still out of power

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today (October 25, 2022) said around 80 lakh subscribers are still out of power across the country since cyclone Sitrang damaged infrastructures.

Cyclone Sitrang: Thousands of Ctg fishing village living under open sky

More than a thousand people of Chattogram fishing village of South Halisahar are living under the open sky after the stormy winds under the influence of Cyclone Sitrang have damaged at least 200 homes.

200 injured birds rescued from Shaheed Minar, secretariat areas after storm

Members of the Wildlife Crime Control Unit of the Forest Department have rescued 200 birds, injured during the storm in the capital last night (October 24, 2022)

Flights resume at Ctg, Cox’s Bazar, Barishal airports 

Flight operations have resumed at Chattogram’s Shah Amanat International Airport, Cox’s Bazar Airport, and Barishal Airport at 12pm today (October 25, 2022) after 21 hours. 

Launch service resumes across the country after 24hrs

Launch operations have resumed across the country this morning after 24 hours of suspension due to cyclone Sitrang. 

Avoid Uttara-Gazipur road: Police

Uttara Traffic Division this morning (October 25, 2022) asked city dwellers to refrain from traveling on Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway unless it is urgent as traffic situation to Gazipur through Khilkhet-Uttara turned very bad.

Cyclone Sitrang: Death toll now 11 as two more die in Pabna

At least 11 people have died in seven districts of the country due to the impact of Cyclone Sitrang yesterday (October 24, 2022).