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Today's Gallery (2018.03.01)

crisscrossing utility lines

Crisscrossing utility lines under a dug up road in the capital's Moghbazar. Dhaka North City Corporation has been working for the last two months to install a large concrete pipe under the road to upgrade the sewer in the area. However, the officials came upon these utility connections while trying to connect the large pipe to the city's main sewer system. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Anisur Rahman

spring awakens nature

Spring awakens nature. It is the time when trees shed their dried leaves overlaid with dust of winter and bring forth fresh, colourful sprigs. The photo was taken at the capital's Ramna Park yesterday. Photo: Prabir Das

mohanagar natyamancha premises

Renovation work is going on to preserve the pond on Mohanagar Natyamancha premises in the capital. Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) has recently taken an initiative to renovate the pond and its adjoining park, as part of its plan to preserve the nearly-extinct water bodies in the city. The Daily Star ran 25 reports on Dhaka's ponds between June 22 and September 18 last year revealing how these vital organs were destroyed, occupied or threatened due to unabated encroachment, dumping of waste and sheer negligence. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain