This research investigates the impact of cyclone Sidr on six regional economic systems of Bangladesh. The study uses secondary data on. On November 15, , the SIDR cyclone hit the coast of south-west Bangladesh with winds of up to km per hour. It caused extensive damages to houses. Bangladesh is one of the developing countries in the world, which is suffering by different kinds of natural hazard like flood, cyclone, storm.

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Retrieved November 20, Retrieved January 24, Huge health crisis looms large”.

This page was last edited on 11 Octoberat It did kill around 15, people, the highest since a cyclone killedin the region in First, is the unabated increase in the price of oil. Analysis and Research Compilation of all the World Bank’s publications on South Asia, with ‘search’ options and links to analysis and research on other South Asian countries.

Another cyclone inwith winds of up to kph killed 12, people. Retrieved from ” https: Still another cyclone in ripped through Urir Char and devastated Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar and the coastal islands with kmph winds and a 15 foot high surge that killed about 11, people.


Water – Cyclone Sidr: World Bank Assistance to Bangladesh

Drinking water was contaminated by debris and many sources were inundated with saline water from tidal surges, and sanitation infrastructure was destroyed. Views Read Edit View history. In the town of Mothbaria, one of the towns in the very center of the devastation, bangladeesh was hardly anything left standing, except of a few brick and concrete buildings. Log in or Register. Retrieved November 16, Relief organizations distributed seven-day emergency disaster kits of food, blankets and clothing for evacuated families.

Bangladesh has been burdened by three adverse shocks this year.

A catastrophic surge flooded the area and caused most of the deaths and the damage. World Bank Assistance to B International communities had expanded their hands towards Bangladesh on this disaster.

Cyclone Sidr

A better defined cyclonic circulation developed when the vertical shear begun decreasing. Houses and and schools were demolished.

An email has been sent to the email addresses provided, with a link to this content. It created havoc in the coastal districts of Barisal, Patuakhali, Noakhali, and Bhola. Any unauthorized use or reproduction of material from this site without written permission is prohibited. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Location Maps – Country maps for your reports and presentations. Coastal districts of Bangladesh faced heavy rainfall as an early impact of the cyclone.


On 15 NovemberCyclone Sidr struck the south-west coast of Bangladesh with winds up to kilometers per hour. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. To start a new collection, enter a new tag below. At least 3, deaths have been reported.

Thus, the entire country is mostrly flat and extremely vulnerable to flooding. Archived from the original on November 11, Fortunately, the cyclone made landfall when the tide was low, so the surge was not as high as it could have been.

See My collections to name and share your collection Back to search results to find more content to tag. At that time, medical teams were deployed to the affected areas. Bangpadesh you for sharing! The storm’s surge flooded areas up to a height of 3 metres 9. Although, the death from Sidr number in the thousands but damage to homes, crops and livelihoods could be extensive and were reportedly worst.