In Jamalganj upazila of Sunamganj, the dam broke and the crop of ‘Halir Haor’ sank. At round 12 midnight on Monday (April 25), the dam at Herakandi village in Ahsanpur space of Beheli union of the upazila broke the dam which was in danger on account of river water strain and water entered Halir haor.
Then the chairman of the Union Parishad (UP) Subrata Shamanta Sarkar mentioned on Fb Reside, it was not attainable to guard our Halir Haor, all our efforts failed. The dam of Herakandi village is breaking and the haor of Hali is sinking within the water. On the identical time, he urged everybody within the space to return to the rescue of the dam.
Farmers mentioned that there are greater than 10 dangerous sections within the 61 km dam of Halir Haor. Considered one of them is Hijlar Dam. This haor has paddy in 5758 hectares of land.
Nevertheless, Jamalganj Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Biswajit Deb couldn’t be reached for remark.