90 people have died from encephalitis. 115 deaths have been already sought in the past two weeks.
600 people dead and thousands homeless. The epidemic of water-bone disease has hit parts of South Asisa, including Bangladesh. 500 people are suffering from encephalistis.
CNN News 2002/08/03
Another 10 people have drowned in swirling floodwaters in Bangladesh.
BBC news 2002/08/02
South Asia floods claim more lives
CNN news 2002/07/31
Floods spark S Asia epidemic fears
CNN news 2002/08/01
Bangladesh deploys army as flood toll rises
yahoo! news 2002/07/30
Twenty children die in floods in northern Bangladesh, pushing South Asian death toll to 465