Today's Gallery (2021.03.03) | The Daily Star

Today's Gallery (2021.03.03)

an aircraft takes off

An aircraft takes off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport while birds fly around it. Risk of bird strikes remain high at the airport as the authorities are unable to get the birds away from the airport properly. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Firoz Ahmed

a child apparently afraid

A child, apparently afraid of looking ahead from a motorcycle at speed, is made to sit hugging her father. The child is not wearing a mask or a helmet. The photo was taken in the capital’s Sabujbagh area yesterday. Photo: SK Enamul Haq

an under construction bridge

Five girders of an under construction bridge on Pagla-Jagannathpur-Raniganj-Aushkandi regional highway in Sunamganj’s Jagannathpur upazila collapsed Sunday night. Officials of the construction company, MM Builders and Engineers Ltd, claimed that the accident happened when a hydraulic jack broke during the installation of a girder on a pear. The Road Transport and Highways Division has formed a four-member committee to investigate the incident. Photo: Collected

selling flowers

Taking a break from selling flowers, Munni, 8, tries her cricketing skills with a bat made out of the stem of a coconut tree leave in Central Shaheed Minar area of the capital. The child earns up to Tk 200 a day to support her mother, also a flower vendor. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Anisur Rahman

tcb sellers

Onion is being sold at only Tk 15 at a truck of Trading Corporation of Bangladesh, but the usual long queue is not seen at Khulna city’s Shibbari intersection as those are selling at Tk 15-20 per kg at kitchen market. The produce are rotting and germinating as those could not be sold at due time. The photo of TCB sellers passing idle time was taken last week. Photo: Dipankar Roy