Bangladesh Cyclonic Storm Fani Situation Report No. 2, 9 May 2019

• The cyclonic storm Fani has dissipated after crossing Bangladesh with much less damages and impact than initially anticipated. • At the same time, 14 people were killed and 45 sustained injuries due to lightning, falling trees and house collapses. • Of an estimated 1,666,000 people who were evacuated to cyclone shelters across affected areas of western and southern Bangladesh, most have returned home by 5 May. • Government authorities are responding across affected divisions, mobilizing medical teams and supplies, protecting water sources and disseminating lifesaving information. • UNICEF maintained its readiness to provide pre-positioned emergency lifesaving supplies to meet the needs of up to 100,000 people in western areas of the country and Cox’s Bazar and contingency agreements with partners remained ready to be activated to provide emergency WASH, nutrition, health, child protection and education services.