Disaster Management and Relief Minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya will be in Sylhet today in order to visit the flood affected area and to participate in the relief distribution program of central Awami League.
The Secretary for ministry of Disaster Management and Relief and the Director General of Disaster Management Directorate will also be with the Minister. Additional District Commissioner Md. Shahidul Islam Chowdhury has confirmed this.
The heavy rainfall over the last one week flooded vast areas in six upazilas of Sylhet district, leaving about 2.5 lakh people marooned.The flood situation in six upazilas-Jakiganj, Bianibazar, Golapganj, Fenchuganj, Osmaninagar and Balaganj– is worsening the woes of the affected people.