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Today's Gallery (2018.08.11)

live fish

Two traders sort out live fish from a makeshift tank on a truck parked in front of Karwan Bazar wholesale fish market in the capital. They often bring various fish, including Rui and Katla, from a farm in Rajshahi and sell them here for Tk 300-400 a kg, earning a good profit. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Anisur Rahman


Impounded vehicles dumped right on the busy Dhaka-Tangail highway near Baipail Police Outpost in Savar have long been blocking traffic in the area. The authorities concerned did nothing to remove them. Locals fear the situation on the highway might worsen during the upcoming Eid holiday when the pressure of vehicles will increase. Photo: Anisur Rahman


A man throws garbage into a seized truck in the same area. The photos were taken recently. Photo: Anisur Rahman

zebra crossing

A zebra crossing is being painted on Patuakhali-Kuakata road in Patuakhali town yesterday. The authorities made the move to prevent accidents. Photo: Star

Flash floods

An Indian man carries a basket of bananas next to houses immersed in flood waters in Ernakulam district of Kochi, in the Indian state of Kerala yesterday. Flash floods have claimed at least 27 lives Kerala, prompting the US to advise its citizens to stay away from the tourist hotspot. Photo: AFP

Traffic Week ongoing

Two policemen stand in front of a city bus to stop it and check fitness, driving licence and other papers at Bangla Motor in Dhaka yesterday. With the Traffic Week ongoing and in the wake of a student movement for road safety, police have increased checks on the streets. Photo: Prabir Das

Traffic Week ongoing

A driver gets a case filed for not having relevant documents. Photo: Prabir Das