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Today's Gallery (2021.01.24)

a three wheeler

A three-wheeler, overloaded with sacks of rice, on Dhaka-Kishoreganj highway in Bajitpur, Kishoreganj. The authorities have been struggling for years to keep these vehicles off the highways. Transport associations say that these three-wheelers are one of the major causes of frequent crashes. Photo: Anisur Rahman

collecting empty water bottles

Children collecting empty water bottles, mostly thrown away by the passengers of Dhaka-bound launches, from the Kirtankhola in Barishal. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Titu Das

pumpkin flowers

A man selling freshly picked pumpkin flowers in the capital’s Ahmedbagh area yesterday morning. Many farmers travel to the city from the outskirts to sell winter vegetables in different neighbourhoods to get better prices. Photo: Sk Enamul Haq

vegetable prices dropped

To get a solid deal, a woman was seen haggling for a cabbage at a bazaar in the capital’s Tejgaon area yesterday. As vegetable prices have significantly dropped in the past weeks, people of lower income group can finally enjoy the fresh produce winter brought with it. Photo: Rashed Shumon

sell flowers

Sonia and Sabina hail from Keraniganj. Everyday, they come all the way to Dhaka University to sell flowers, along with their infants. When sales are a little low, they watch Bollywood film songs on their phones to spend time. This photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Sk Enamul Haq