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Bangladesh : Cold Wave : 2010/01/06
GLIDE: CW-2010-000013-BGD  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2010/01/06
Country
   or
District
Bangladesh
Name Cold Wave
Outline Northern and southwest part Bangladesh is currently experiencing a severe cold wave. So far, the cold wave claimed 39 lives with most victims being children and the elderly.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
Report/Articles
  • IFRC 2010/02/18
    More than 135 people died from the cold wave across the country.
  • UNDP 2010/01/06
    Hospitals in the affected districts have reported higher numbers of admissions with cold weather related illnesses.
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