The coldest upazila in Bangladesh’s northernmost district of Panchagarh resides as much as its status this winter.
For the fourth day in a row, Tetulia upazila recorded the bottom minimal temperature within the nation – at 7.1°C – on Tuesday morning.
On Monday, the bottom temperature within the upazila was recorded at 6°C.
In the meantime, a gentle chilly wave is sweeping over Rangpur division and the districts of Noagaon and Moulvibazar, and it could abate from some locations, the anticipated the Met Workplace.
Within the forecast for the following 24 hours, the division mentioned that evening temperature might rise by 1-2°C over the southern half and it could rise barely elsewhere over the nation. Day temperature might rise barely.
The forecast confirmed the chance of sunshine rain at one or two locations over Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram, and Sylhet divisions.
“Climate might stay primarily dry with short-term partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the nation.
“Reasonable to thick fog might happen at locations over the river basins and the northwestern half, and light-weight to average fog might happen elsewhere over the nation throughout midnight to morning,” it mentioned.
In Panchagarh district, folks belonging to the economically weaker part, particularly the day by day wagers, are the worst victims. A lot of them haven’t any correct heat garments to put on.
Dr Sirajoddoula Polin, resident medical officer of Panchagarh Sadar Hospital, mentioned the power is overwhelmed with sufferers with cold-related illnesses.
Md Shaha Alam Mia, extra deputy director of the Agriculture Extension Division, mentioned, “Farmers have been requested to cowl seedbeds with polythene sheets to guard the identical from thick fog.”