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Today's Gallery (2019.07.26)


An Indian pitta rests on a tree in Bogura’s Gandagram village a couple of months ago. The colourful bird breeds in the forests of the Himalayas, hills of central and western India, and migrates to Bangladesh in summer. Photo: Mostafa Shabuj

Cycle on footpath

With no designated spot to park bicycles, the footpath near the capital’s Gausia Market has transformed into one. While bikers may find it convenient, pedestrians are increasingly having a tougher time walking. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Amran Hossain

Dumping in Dhanmondi

Officers of Dhanmondi Model Police Station have left these cars -- seized as evidence of cases -- for months, possibly longer, on its premises. Despite there being designated dumping zones for these. PHOTO: ANISUR RAHMAN

Dumping in Dhanmondi

Many vehicles have been left on the footpaths in front of the police station. PHOTO: ANISUR RAHMAN

Dumping in Dhanmondi

and even on the adjacent Mirpur Road, bottom right. The photos were taken yesterday. PHOTO: ANISUR RAHMAN

Illegal parking

Amid four lanes of parked vehicles and roadside shops, finding room for movement in the road has become nothing short of an obstacle course. The photo was taken in Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman