Met office issues warning for river ports


DHAKA, June 07, 2018 (BSS)-River ports in 19 districts across the country
have been asked to hoist cautionary signal number one as rain accompanied
with gusty or squally wind is likely occur in many places in 12 hours till 6
pm today.

According to a warning issued by Bangladesh Meteorological Department
(BMD) here today, the river ports in the said districts should hoist
cautionary signal number one as rain or thundershowers accompanied with
temporary South or South-Easternly (S/SE’LY) gusty or squally wind speed 45-
60 kph is likely to occur in many places over the country during the same

The districts are Rangpur, Rajshahi, Pabna, Bogura, Tangail,
i, Noakhali, Cumilla, Chattogram, Cox’s bazar and Sylhet, it added.