During the monsoon rains and thunderstorms in Bangladesh strong lightning struck the tent, which was a portable mosque, organized for the evening prayer. At the time that it contains dozens of worshipers. From the disaster 13 people were killed, 20 were injured. The tragedy occurred at 192 km from the capital Dhaka in the remote north-eastern region of the country in the village Sarashvati.
Help victims villagers deliver virtually no opportunity, as the same name river burst its banks after a week of incessant rains. Wounded, many of whom were in critical condition, the hospital was able to deliver a boat on the waters of floods. Rescue journey took several hours, and it is not known whether the cause be all victims to normal.