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Flood situation improves

  • Published at 01:25 am August 30th, 2016
Flood situation improves
According to Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB), the water level has receded 8cm in last two days. Earlier, 30 villages of Daulatpur upazila in Kushtia district were flooded as the water level of the Padma river increased after the Indian authority opened the floodgates of Farakka Barrage. Executive Engineer (North Region) Jahurul haque of BWDB, said the water is flowing under 14cm of the danger level in Handdinge Bridge point area. Executive Engineer of Kushtia BWDB Noimul Haque said the overall flood situation in Daulatpur and Bheramara upazila is static.