Environment News

A Trail of Death

Millions of people are homeless, robbed of every possession they ever owned. If they are lucky to be alive this is. Survivor is preparing food broken rice cooker. Cyclone Sidr, reaching top speeds of almost 240 km per hour, hits the coastal district of Bangladesh, devastating the country’s south-west and southern costal areas, including the Sunderbans, and killing thousands. The cyclone leaves its mark of devastation on 130 upazilas, 710 unions, affecting almost 3 million people Pathar ghata, Barguna, Bangladesh. ©Monirul Alam