Due to hilly tide and rain damaged embankment of haor and effected 1 lakh thousand hectre of borro paddy its market rate is Tk 12 thousand cr.
District agriculture Extension Directorate inform it. But Residue crop is in danger. Due to rise of rain water. According to govt. Statistics about Tk 2500 cr of paddy produce in Sunamganj. But farmers and haor specialist informed the loss is not less than Tk 2500 cr.
with long rain and hilly tide water level rise. Except Shalla all haors other upozila submerged.
5 Thousand farmers work to protect the embankment of bagra Dhara under Shall upozila. On Thursday evening flood water submerged vanda dam.
In South Sunamganj Shaldighar haor affected on Tuesday and khai haor on the same day noon.
Farmer Kasru Mia of Naluar haor said the dam has shortage of soil. It soil distributed then we save our crop. Thousands of farmer are wailling for the loss of crop. Animal fool crisis is now their another problem.
AD Agri Extension directorate M Zahedul Ha said this year the loss of farmer is huge. he said water enter through the areas that are affected last year. Till Friday about 1 lakh 11 thousand hector of land are submerged. Other haors are in danger.
WDB Executive Engineer Afsaruddin Con fessed the negligence of contractors. So the crop is in danger. But blame is given to WDB only.
DC Sheikh Rafiqul Islam said for heavy rain, river water level rise and haors was affected. He said according to requirement allotment is small and the dam does not built timely.
We work to protect rest of the crop. We urge all UNO to maintain strict survillence.