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Heavy rains and landslides in Bangladesh kill 90 people

  • Heavy rains resulting in multiple landslides over the past three days have killed at least 90 people in southeast Bangladesh.

    Officials have described it as the worst monsoon rainfall in years in the Chittagong region.

    Chittagong port received nearly 16 inches of rain in a single 12-hour period on Tuesday.

    The flooding has left at least 150,000 people stranded.

    Rescue operations are under way despite rain continuing to hamper efforts.