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Duration 2013/05/16 Cyclone Mahasen weakend considerably before making landfall on Bangladesh, but the tropical storm hit Patuakhali district on Thursday, 16 May 2013 with heavy rain and wind of up to 100km/h. Country or District Bangladesh Name Tropical Depression
Headline(Source, Date) Personal Injury Material Damage Others
- Government of Bangladesh 2013/05/20
17 people were killed and more than 23,000 houses were totally collapsed.
- IFRC 2013/05/18
Cyclonic storm Mahasen hit ten west central coastal districts on 16 May, affecting 1,285,508 people and leaving 13 people dead.
- BBC 2013/05/16
A tropical storm has lashed coastal areas of Bangladesh, killing 12 people, destroying thousands of huts and forcing up to a million people to flee.
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Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center
- International Charter 2013/05/15
Tropical Cyclone Mahasen in Bangladesh and Myanmar