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Heavy rains, lightning kill 41 in India, 15 in Bangladesh

Heavy rains, lightning kill 41 in India, 15 in Bangladesh

July  31, – Authorities had already announced a death toll for Saturday of at least 17 people in heavy rains in the northeastern state of Assam. Lightning also killed 15 people in Bangladesh in the past two days, disaster management officials in Dhaka said on Sunday, adding to a death toll of 17 in flooding […]

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At least 31 killed in India’s northeast, Bangladesh by heavy rains

At least 31 killed in India’s northeast, Bangladesh by heavy rains

July  30, – Persistent heavy rains this week have caused widespread disruption across South Asia, with at least 68 people killed in Nepal by flash floods and landslides. At least 17 people have been killed by heavy rains and flooding in the northeastern Indian state of Assam, while at least 14 people have died in […]

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