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Today's Gallery (2019.08.02)

Nature Quest: Gorging on Guava

A squirrel spotted eating a guava in Gazipur’s Kaliganj. The photo was taken a couple of days ago. Photo: Amran Hossain

Floods in Bogura

Farmers trying to salvage raw jute in an inundated char area of Bogura’s Sariakandi upazila a couple of days ago. The district administration says the recent floods have damaged jute on around 10,500 hectares of land in Bogura. Photo: Mostafa Shabuj

Cox’s Bazar Beautification lacks maintenance

Children jumping from sculptures of shark at Kalatoli intersection in Cox’s Bazar. At night, this location often become a hub for anti-social activities. Installed for beautification, these sculptures have become damaged and lack maintenance. Numerous tourists pass through the spot on a daily basis. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman


Traffic seems to keep piling up during school hours as Dhanmondi is full of educational institutes. As a result, Satmasjid Road regularly gets constricted, leaving little space to move. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Rashed Shumon

Photo of the day

A man inspecting a mosquito net from a vendor in Paltan area yesterday. With dengue taking an alarming turn in the city, demand for such nets, sprays and coils have been on the rise. This vendor is selling the net for Tk 250 a piece, a Tk 50 hike. Photo: Palash Khan