People take shelter in boats in flood-hit areas

  • An aerial view of a submerged house in Charbatia village of Shariakandi Sadar Upazila. The family has moved into a boat. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    An aerial view of a submerged house in Charbatia village of Shariakandi Sadar Upazila. The family has moved into a boat. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • A bird’s eye view of a submerged house in Charbatia village. Flood-hit families have taken shelter in boats. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    A bird’s eye view of a submerged house in Charbatia village. Flood-hit families have taken shelter in boats. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Children are pictured on a boat in Charbatia village. They now spend most of their time on the vessel. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Children are pictured on a boat in Charbatia village. They now spend most of their time on the vessel. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • A woman prepares food on a boat in Charbatia village.

    A woman prepares food on a boat in Charbatia village.

  • People sit on a boat in Charbatia village. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    People sit on a boat in Charbatia village. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • People take shelter boats in Charbatia village. Houses have gone underwater and many villagers have fled to shelters or flood control dams. Some have stayed back to hold on to their remaining possessions. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    People take shelter boats in Charbatia village. Houses have gone underwater and many villagers have fled to shelters or flood control dams. Some have stayed back to hold on to their remaining possessions. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • A family from Shariakandi’s Antarpara is pictured on a boat. Like others, they have chosen to stay back. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    A family from Shariakandi’s Antarpara is pictured on a boat. Like others, they have chosen to stay back. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Women spend their days on a boat in Charbatia village. They are left without work as crop fields have been flooded. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Women spend their days on a boat in Charbatia village. They are left without work as crop fields have been flooded. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

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