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5 other districts of Kurigram likely to remain steady: FFWC

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Published: 15:58, 11 July 2024

5 other districts of Kurigram likely to remain steady: FFWC

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Flood situation in some low-lying areas of Kurigram, Jamalpur, Gaibandha, Bogra, Tangail and Sirajganj districts adjacent to Brahmaputra-Jamuna river may remain steady, said a regular bulletin of Flood Forecasting Warning Centre (FFWC).

The Teesta, Dharla and Dudhkumar rivers in the northern region of the country may rise at a particular time in the next 24 hours, it said.

As a result, the Teesta and Dharla rivers may flow above danger level at some stations for short duration and the flood situation may deteriorate slightly in the low-lying areas of Kurigram district adjacent to the Dudhkumar River.

The Jamuneswari, Upper Karatoa, Upper Atrai, Punarava, Tangon and Ichamoti-Jamuna rivers in the northern region of the country may rise rapidly at particular time.

The Atrai River at Baghabari point in the north-western region of the country may fall, thus the flood situation of low-lying areas of Sirajganj district along the river may improve in the next 24 hours.

The flood situation in different low-lying areas of the North-eastern region of the country may remain in steady state.

Besides, the Brahmaputra River is in rising trend on the other hand the Jamuna River is in steady state. Both the river may remain steady in next 24 hours.

The Ganges river is in rising trend, which may continue in the next 72 hours, while the

Padma river is in steady state which may continue in next 24 hours.

In the North-eastern region of the country, the Kushiyara River is in steady state, while the Surma river is in rising trend which may continue in next 24 hours.

According to the information from meteorological organizations, heavy rainfall is expected in the next 24 hours in the Northern and North-eastern regions and adjoining upstream parts of the country.

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