Heavy rains in capital, City dwellers suffer

Staff Correspondent

12 July 2019, Fri
Published: 04:26

Heavy rains in capital, City dwellers suffer

Heavy rainfall inundated some areas of the capital Dhaka in knee-deep water, causing immense suffering to the city dwellers.  

On Friday (July 12) at morning, the rain came down hard around 12.30 pm and continued for around 3 hours.

Because of this rain Roads and lanes of Rajarbagh, Paltan, Nayapaltan, Motijheel, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Tejturibazar, Karwan Bazar, Monipuri para, Kazipara, Begum Rokeya Sarani and many Due to rain, many low-lying areas have been flooded.

Many People were seen facing shortage of public transport to reach their destinations.

The Met office recorded 48 mm rain between 12.00 pm and 2.00 pm in Dhaka, Meteorologist Abdur Rahman told Media.