Today's Gallery (2019.05.08) | The Daily Star

Today's Gallery (2019.05.08)

old dhakas chawk bazar

People throng Old Dhaka’s Chawk Bazar, one of the largest iftar markets in the country, on the first day of Ramadan yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain

photo of the day

Customers gathered at a shop in Purana Paltan area on the first day of Ramadan, buying a variety of fruits from home and abroad. From rambutan and durian to the ever-familiar apple and pomegranate, fruits are perhaps the healthiest iftar items. Photo: Palash Khan

ramna park

People seek shade from the scorching sun to enjoy some midday leisure under a canopy at Ramna Park in the capital. With the mercury consistently hitting the high 30 degrees in the city, relief from the heat has been scarce for many. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Rashed Shumon