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Bangladesh : Heavy rain : 2003/05/05

GLIDE:  ST-2003-000211-BGD

Duration 2003/05/05
Country or District Bangladesh
Name Heavy rain
Outline A storm packing hail, heavy rain and winds has killed at least 23 Bangladeshi villagers, with 19 people missing.
Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
OCHA Situation Report No.1 2003/05/06
Dead: about 30 people
Missing: some people

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BBC news 2003/05/05
Officials say the tornado hit several remote villages in the district of Brahmanbaria.

OCHA Situation Report No.1 2003/05/06
Officials put the death toll at 22, but unofficial sources claimed over 30 deaths.

Reuters Alertnet 2003/05/06
Bangladesh storm razes village, kills at least 23

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