Flood-hit people turn to fishing

  • Sunamganj’s Jairgaon area has been flooded due to incessant rain and an onrush of water from the upstream as the water levels on the fields beside Sunamganj-Jamalganj road rise. Locals have turned to fishing in these waters. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Sunamganj’s Jairgaon area has been flooded due to incessant rain and an onrush of water from the upstream as the water levels on the fields beside Sunamganj-Jamalganj road rise. Locals have turned to fishing in these waters. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Torrential rainfall and onrush of water from the upstream have left the fields, ponds and streets of Sunamganj inundated as its residents resort to fishing to preserve their livelihoods. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Torrential rainfall and onrush of water from the upstream have left the fields, ponds and streets of Sunamganj inundated as its residents resort to fishing to preserve their livelihoods. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Children catch fish in the waterlogged streets of Sunamganj after heavy rain submerged the areas. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Children catch fish in the waterlogged streets of Sunamganj after heavy rain submerged the areas. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Children catch fish in the waterlogged streets of Sunamganj after heavy rain submerged the areas. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Children catch fish in the waterlogged streets of Sunamganj after heavy rain submerged the areas. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man is fishing in the waters flowing down the inundated streets of Sunamganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man is fishing in the waters flowing down the inundated streets of Sunamganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

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