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Rain, hailstorm likely in parts of country

Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Saturday forecast rain or thunder showers in different parts of the country including Dhaka in the next 24 hours commencing 9 am.

“Rain/thunder showers accompanied by intense lightning flashes and temporary gusty/squally wind is likely at a few places over Rangpur, Rajshahi, Dhaka, Mymensingh & Sylhet divisions,” said a Met office bulletin.

Rain may occur at one or two places over Khulna, Barishal & Chattogram divisions with hails at isolated places, it added.

Mild heat waves are sweeping over different parts of the country including Tangail, Gopalgonj, Faridpur, Madaripur, Rangamati, Rajshahi & Pabna.

Day temperature may fall slightly and night temperature may remain unchanged over the country.

Source: United News of Bangladesh