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Effective management of landslides

At least 141 people (at the time of writing), including children and four army personnel, were killed in separate series of landslides triggered by heavy rains in Rangamati, Bandarban, and Chittagong on June 13, 2017. The losses have been monumental, and officials fear that the death toll may rise even further in the worst landslide […]

The deadliest landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains have already claimed at least 140 lives in the hilly districts in southeast Bangladesh. The government had took no preventive measures to tackle the natural calamity that hit Rangamati, Bandarban, Khagrachhari and Chittagong districts. The district administration does not even have a list of areas at risk […]

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Food, power, fuel crisis 3 bodies found, search goes on It’s drizzling, more rain likely Situation might worsen Disaster-hit Rangamati, that saw a devastating series of landslides in a decade which claimed 105 lives there, has been lurched into uncertainty with crisis of food, power and fuel. With the existing problems of livelihood for the […]

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