Cyclone Bulbul updates:
Severe Cyclone Bulbul has weakened into a deep depression and the signal was lowered
down from ten (10) to three (3) this morning (BMD). It hit Bangladesh last night making landfallin Sundarban of Khulna division around 12:00AM. At this time, wind speed was 74 kmph and the tide was low. The depression is forecasted to move in the north-west direction as it further weakens. A total of four (4) deaths have been reported.
BRAC staff standing by at the high risk districts have reported many uprooted trees and some
damaged houses causing injury to people; especially at Satkhira, Barguna, Khulna and Bhola
districts. At all districts, poultry farms, agricultural land, fish and shrimp farm enclosures were
submerged by saline water. Apart from this, a BRAC office building at Shoronkhola, Bagerhat
was partially damaged due to a fallen tree.