Death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rises to 56 in Japan: NHK

TOKYO At least 56 people have been killed in

Japan by Typhoon Hagibis, national broadcaster NHK said Monday, as rescuers

worked into the night searching for survivors.

The broadcaster said 15 people were still missing after the deadly storm,

which slammed into Tokyo and surrounding areas Saturday night as one of the

most powerful typhoons to hit the area in decades.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)