Details of Disaster Information

Bangladesh : Cold Wave : 2011/01/07
GLIDE: CW-2011-000004-BGD  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2011/01/07
Name Cold Wave
Outline A severe cold wave with dense fog has been sweeping through all over Bangladesh since 7 January 2011.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • IFRC 2011/01/27
    More than 50 people – most of whom are children and elderly – have died due to the cold and cold-related diseases.
  • NIRAPAD 2011/01/19
    More 14 people had died for cold related diseases in Bangladesh. The number of affected for cold related diseases also increasing throughout the country.
  • IFRC 2011/01/14
    The cold wave claimed more than 30 lives most of who are children and elderly.