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Bangladesh : Flood : 2002/08/12
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Duration 2002/08/12
Country
   or
District
Bangladesh
Name Flood
Outline At least 50,000 people in Bangladesh's coastal islands in the Bay of Bengal have been made homeless by flooding caused by high tides and land erosion

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
BBC news 2002/08/17
Dead: more than 900 people
(in northern India, Nepal and Bangladesh)



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