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Today's Gallery (2020.09.22)

erosion of the dhaleshwari river

The Tangail-Torabganj road in Tangail has been hit hard by the erosion of the Dhaleshwari river with its increasing water level. The road connects fours unions of Sadar upazila with the district headquarters. The road can be devoured by the river if steps are not taken quickly. Photo: Mirza Shakil

locals dump waste

Locals dump waste on both sides of the Asian highway in Jajor area of Gazipur on a regular basis. With time, the dumped waste narrowed down the highway and has not only become a hazard for road users but also for the locals. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain

planted vegetables

Abdur Rahim, a security guard at the capital’s Mohakhali kitchen market, planted vegetables on the central reservation of the Airport Road. He got the idea after the pandemic hit the country in March and has already earned more than Tk 3,000 by selling the vegetables. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain

rmg workers

Workers of an RMG factory in Dhaka EPZ in Savar stage sit-in in front of Jatiya Press Club in the capital, demanding pay and arrears of eight months. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain

Mohammadpurs Khilji Road

Even with an overpass visible in the frame, a pedestrian chooses to cross the Mirpur Road near Mohammadpur’s Khilji Road by maneuvering through a host of vehicles, many of which are buses. This photo was taken on Sunday. Photo: Prabir Das