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Today's Gallery (2019.02.21)

Metro rail on full-swing

A span of the metro rail being installed in the capital's Shewrapara. The project is underway in full-swing and the first phase -- from Uttara to Agargaon -- is expected to be completed by December. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Amran Hossain

Eighth span installed

The eighth span (superstructure) of the under-construction Padma bridge was installed at Jajira point of Shariatpur yesterday, making about 1,200 metres of the 6.15-kilometre megastructure visible. The latest 150-metre span was placed on pillars 35 and 36. Photo: Star


A little girl shows the Bangla letters she wrote during an alphabet writing competition on Central Shaheed Minar premises in Barishal yesterday. Photo: Titu Das


Hawks sit on brick walls in Sylhet's South Surma area, where their habitat has been destroyed due to rapid urbanisation. Just a few years ago, the area was adorned with large trees. The photo was taken from Paroirchawk recently. Photo: Sheikh Nasir

International Mother Language Day

A boy reads the iconic slogan “Joy Bangla” from a mural in Barishal yesterday. This wall has been decorated in observance of International Mother Language Day. Photo: Titu Das