Six Bangladeshis amongst 20 thousand lifeless in Libya floods

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The demise toll continues to rise as a consequence of highly effective cyclones and extreme floods within the African nation of Libya. On this scenario, the mayor of Derna, Abdulmenam Al-Ghaithi Saudi, mentioned that the variety of lifeless might attain roughly 18 to twenty thousand primarily based on the variety of districts destroyed by the flood. In the meantime, the Bangladesh Embassy in Libya reported the deaths of six Bangladeshis on their Fb web page.

The Bangladesh Embassy in Libya mentioned that 4 of the six Bangladeshis killed in Darna metropolis have been recognized. They’re Shaheen and Sujan of Rajbari district and Mamun and Shihab of Narayanganj district. Nevertheless, the embassy has not been in a position to affirm the identities of the opposite two lifeless up to now. Aside from this, it’s feared that some extra Bangladeshis dwelling in Derna city are lacking.

Residents of the devastated Libyan metropolis of Derna are desperately trying to find lacking kin, Al Jazeera reported. 1000’s of individuals are nonetheless lacking after the devastating floods there.

Inside Ministry spokesman Lt. Tarek al-Kharj mentioned 3,840 folks have died within the Mediterranean metropolis up to now. Of which 3,190 have already been buried. Amongst them have been a minimum of 400 foreigners, principally residents of Sudan and Egypt.

In the meantime, Hichem Abu Chakiwat, minister of civil aviation within the governing administration of jap Libya, mentioned the demise toll has up to now been counted at greater than 5,300, and the quantity might rise and double.

Derna Mayor Al-Ghaithi mentioned rescue groups arrived from Egypt, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates, Turkey, and Qatar. He mentioned we’d like a particular staff to get well the our bodies. I concern the town can be tormented by the massive variety of corpses mendacity underneath the rubble and within the water.

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