ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Bangladesh: Waterlogged Again

The several highly expensive, huge projects promoted and funded by various aid agencies to control river waters have not been able to save Bangladesh from disastrous floods, whose frequency has increased over these years. The last such programme was the World Bank-aided Flood Action Plan launched with great hope. Today three-fourths of Bangladesh is under floodwaters.

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