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Rain disrupts normal city life

  • Published at 11:28 am December 10th, 2017
Rain disrupts normal city life
Moderate rainfall, caused by the influence of deep depression which weakened into depression in the Bay of Bengal, has disrupted the normal life in Dhaka. Met office recorded around eight millimetres of rainfall in three hours from 6am to 9am on Sunday, said meteorologist AKM Nazmul Haque. The rain will continue throughout the day in Dhaka and other parts of Bangladesh due to the depression, Nazmul added. Commuters, mainly the office and school goers are suffering much for the rain. Meanwhile, the maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoist distant cautionary signal No 3 while all the river ports have been asked to hoist signal No 1. All fishing boats and trawlers over the North Bay and deep sea have been advised to proceed with caution.