Today's Gallery (2017.07.26) | The Daily Star

Today's Gallery (2017.07.26)

chittagong city flooded

A large part of Chittagong city was flooded yesterday as it was struck by the highest tide of the year following three consecutive days of rain. Traffic was light on the waterlogged Agrabad Access Road in the port city. Photo: Collected

A mindless act

The area under this bridge in the capital's Kamrangirchar has become a waste destination for the locals. Even the nearby areas are not spared from this mindless act. Photo: Anisur Rahman

A mindless act

The place where the city corporation has put up a sign asking people not to throw waste and pay a fine of Tk 300 if get caught in the act has also been swamped by trash. Photo: Anisur Rahman

A mindless act

Due to incessant dumping of waste, this channel of the Buriganga, under the bridge, remains clogged up, escalating waterlogging crisis in the area even after light showers. The photos were taken yesterday near Lalbagh Beribadh area. Photo: Anisur Rahman

same old sufferings

It rained once again in the capital yesterday, and brought back the same old sufferings. People help push a human haulier out of a pothole after it got trapped on a waterlogged portion of a road in Jatrabari. Photos: Prabir Das, Palash Khan, Amran Hossain, Rashed Shumon

same old sufferings

A waterlogged road in East Jurain. Photos: Prabir Das, Palash Khan, Amran Hossain, Rashed Shumon

same old sufferings

A goods-laden rickshaw-van flips over after hitting a pothole in Jatrabari. Photos: Prabir Das, Palash Khan, Amran Hossain, Rashed Shumon

same old sufferings

A bamboo pole juts out of an uncovered manhole as a warning on a road in Bangla Motor area. Photos: Prabir Das, Palash Khan, Amran Hossain, Rashed Shumon

same old sufferings

A family tries to cross a water-filled portion of Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue to get onto the footpath after getting off a CNG-run auto-rickshaw, which got stuck in a pothole and leaned precariously on one side. Photos: Prabir Das, Palash Khan, Amran Hossain, Rashed Shumon

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