April 21, 2017 - 2:26pm
Heavy rain submerged many streets of the port city today, leaving the normal life in disarray.
The low-lying areas of the city, including Muradpur, Chakbazar, Sholosohor, Agrabad and Halishohor areas, went under knee-deep water due to the torrential rain that started early morning and continued till 10:00am, causing immense sufferings to the city dwellers.
People were seen crossing the roads by rickshaw or wading through the knee-deep water in the city.
According to the local Met office, 32 millimeter rainfall was recorded in two hours from 7:00am to 10:00am.