According to Bangladesh Meteorological Department, the very severe Cyclonic Storm FANI is likely to intensify and reach south-eastern part of Bangladesh today. The low-lying areas of 14 coastal districts are likely to be inundated by storm surge of 4-5 feet height above normal tide. Chattogram, Khulna and Barishal Regions have opened Emergency Operatonal Centres at regional level. Caritas staff are participating in cyclone preparedness meetings. 254 cyclone shelters constructed by Caritas are ready to shelter nearly 200,000 people.
Please continue to pray for the communities likely to be affected severely by Cyclone Fani.