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Cyclone Roanu hits Bangladesh coast

  • Published at 09:44 pm May 21st, 2016
  • Last updated at 03:16 am June 16th, 2016

Cyclone Roanu hits Bangladesh coast Dhaka Tribune


The victims were swept away in storm surges on May 21. Chittagong Water Development Board engineers report that a 60-kilometre stretch of dams in Sandwip, Nwara, Banshkhali, and Patia was damaged by the surge, which saw 7.5m waves flow over their 6.5m high embankments.