Own Correspondent, Dhaka:
The cold wave has started to sweep over different parts of the country. It has also affected the capital Dhaka.
Shahinul Islam, a meteorologist at the Meteorological Department, said that cold spell has started in most parts of Khulna, Rangpur and Rajshahi divisions.
He added that the temperature has dropped across the country compared to yesterday. Already three sections have come under the cold wave. Temperatures have dropped in Khulna, Rangpur and Rajshahi divisions. However, today at 11 o’clock we will announce the cold wave.
Regarding the temperature in the capital, he said, “Today the temperature in the capital is 14.6 degrees Celsius; Which was 18.3 degrees Celsius yesterday. On the other hand, today’s temperature in Tentulia is 7.8 degrees Celsius. However, the temperature dropped the most in Chuadanga. Today the temperature there is 6.4 degrees Celsius. It may come down further in our next forecast.