Today's Gallery (2020.12.19) | The Daily Star

Today's Gallery (2020.12.19)

A woman collects dry leaves

A woman collects dry leaves that will later be used to kindle fire for cooking. Winter can be harsh, and these leaves provide much-needed warmth during the season. The photo was taken at Barishal’s Agailjhara upazila yesterday. Photo: Titu Das

patient receiving treatment

A solitary patient receiving treatment while the other beds of the eight-bed ward on the 8th floor of the Mugda Medical College and Hospital remain empty. While the ICU was full, the number of patients at the general wards had halved over the last three or four days. There was an even greater reduction in the number of Covid-19 tests at the facility. Photo: Anisur Rahman