Today's Gallery (2018.01.29) | The Daily Star

Today's Gallery (2018.01.29)

truck flipped

This truck went off the road and flipped on the railway lines after the driver lost control in Char Babla area of Tangail's Kalihati, just a few kilometres from the Bangabandhu Bridge, around 9:20am yesterday. Photo: Collected

truck flipped

Khondokar Masud, an on-duty traffic patrol man from the bridge, inset, saw the vehicle and stopped an approaching train by waving his jacket, preventing a possible collision. A bystander took these photos. Photo: Collected

patenga sea beach

An excavator removing concrete blocks from Patenga sea beach in Chittagong as part of the construction of a 15.5-km Outer Ring Road. Once constructed, the road -- starting from Fauzdarhat to the sea beach -- is expected to serve as a shield against natural disasters and reduce the pressure of traffic on the city roads. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Rajib Raihan

second span of Padma Bridge

A floating crane sets the second span atop a set of piers of the Padma Bridge yesterday. With the second superstructure installed, 300 metres of the much-awaited bridge is now visible. The bridge is scheduled to be completed by December this year. Photo: Star

traffic standstill

Disorderly parking of all sorts of vehicles with people walking right in the middle of the road is bringing traffic to a standstill underneath the Moghbazar-Mouchak flyover near Moghbazar intersection. Photo: Anisur Rahman

traffic chaos

However, members of traffic police and Ansar, inset, are confiscating only rickshaws on the other side of the intersection. The photos were taken around 11:00am yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman