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USAID supports volunteers to prepare for cyclones in south west Bangladesh
Cyclone Bulbul hit the coast of Bangladesh    on 10 November, 2019 with fierce gales and torrential rain.  In coastal Khulna, the worst-hit district in Bangladesh, trees were ripped from the ground, blocking roads and hampering access to the area. Bangladesh’s low-lying coast, home to 30 million people, is regularly battered by cyclones – but this time Bishakha Sarker, (32) knew exactly what to do.
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