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Today's Gallery (2020.10.26)

bcb president cups trophy

Players of Mahmudullah XI celebrate with the BCB President Cup’s trophy after beating Najmul XI in the final by seven wickets at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur yesterday. The third team, Tamim XI, was eliminated in the group stage. Photo: Firoz Ahmed

demolishing some buildings

Chattogram Development Authority is demolishing some buildings at Muradpur to make way for canals. Work of canal re-excavation, expansion, renovation, and development is going on to ease waterlogging in Chattogram city. This photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Rajib Raihan

makeshift shop

A man trying to save what he can after his makeshift shop was knocked down. The Dhaka South City Corporation yesterday conducted a drive to dismantle illegal food stalls on footpaths in front of Dhaka Medical College Hospital. Photo: Anisur Rahman

open violation

Shops have flourished under the stairs of this footbridge on both sides of the road at the capital’s Shahbagh, illegally encroaching all available spaces, some even spilling over to the footpath. Vendors are comfortably running their businesses like this for ages, as authorities seem to turn a blind eye to this open violation. This photo was taken on Saturday. Photo: Anisur Rahman

illegally parked cars

Lines of illegally parked cars leave little space for vehicular movement on the capital’s Secretariat Road. Such disregard of traffic rules, that too at a prominent location, bears testament to negligence of authorities. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman

puja 2020

Yesterday marked the Nobomi of the Durga Puja celebrations. It is the final day of worship before the Bijoya Dashami. On this day, the goddess Durga defeated the evil buffalo demon Mahishashura. To mark the day, devotees at the capital’s Dhakeshwari Temple lit up candles. Photo: Rashed Shumon