FLOOD IN BANGLADESH
Bangladesh is a land of river . So, flood visit this country almost every year . It cause great damage to men and property . It is the most dangerous calamity in Bangladesh .
The excessive overflow of water carries away houses , uproots tree, plants and damage crops . It is called Flood .
Flood cause heavy damage to our life and property . It washes away villages and towns. The roads go under water , crops are damaged , trees are uprooted . Human beings, cattle pass their days with miseries . After effect of flood are very dangerous. People can’t get pure drinking water, various kinds of disease like cholera, diarrhea, typhoid etc break out in flood affected areas. Many people die of them . Famine also breaks out in those area but there are some good effect of flood . It brings silt and makes the land fertile.
Flood in Bangladesh brings a terrible misfortune . The people of Bangladesh can not forget the terrible flood that occurred in 1954, 1955, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1970, 1974, 1980, 1984, 1988 ,1998, and 2004 . The flood of 1988 was dangerous . The century worst flood occurred in 1998. It lasted more than two months. The whole country went under water and crops were damaged . But the people and govt. faced this calamity with courage and patience.
Flood is a national problem of Bangladesh . So, our govern should take proper step to minimize this problem .