Monsoon flood 2019 situation update

Emergency Response Operations/Others

August 20, 2019

Since 7 July heavy monsoon rain and water from upstream has triggered flooding in low lying areas of north and north-eastern region of Bangladesh. More than 575 Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) volunteers and 100 staff are actively responding in their respective districts. Here is an infograph showing BDRCS response till 20 August 2019.