49 rivers register rise, 36 fall

Water levels in 49 rivers stations

monitored by Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre (FFWC) have marked rise and

36 stations recorded fall.

Among the 94 monitored water level stations, six are steady, a bulletin

issued by FFWC said today.

All the major rivers are flowing below their respective danger levels.

The Brahmaputra-Jamuna rivers are in rising which may continue in next 48


The Ganges-Padma rivers are in rising trend which may continue in next 72


The Surma river of the upper Meghna basin is in rising trend. The major

rivers of this basin may fall in next 24 hours.

A total of 125 mm rainfall was recorded during last 24 hours ending at 6

am today at Jariajanjail, 93 mm at Sylhet, 87 mm at Kanaighat, 85 mm at

Sunamganj, 76 mm at Dakhinbagh, 66 mm at Chattak, 61 mm at Durgapur, 59 mm at

Noakhali and 50 mm at Dewanganj and Bandarban.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)