CARE is responding to the worst flood of the century in Bangladesh

Incessant rainfall in Meghalaya-Cherrapunji upstream and Bangladesh’s north-east region swelled up the main river systems beyond danger level, leading to the worst flood of the past century in this region. Impacting an estimated 6.8 million people across seven districts, 80% of Sylhet and almost 100% of Sunamganj district are under water. Sylhet airport which was temporarily suspended for high...