A fruit seller arranges sour jujube in baskets in front of his cart in the Darshan Deuri area of Sylhet city. He sources the fruit from Chhatak and Dowarabazar of Sunamganj and sells them at Tk 200 a kg. He earns Tk 600 to Tk 800 per day by selling the fruit, which allows him to live with his family in the metropolitan city.
Photo: Sheikh Nasir
Long queues form behind a truck of the Trading Corporation of Bangladesh selling sugar, lentil, soybean oil and onion at subsidised rates under an Open Market Sale initiative aimed at keeping market prices stable. Lentil here sold for Tk 60 per kilogramme, whereas in Dhaka markets prices hover between Tk 105 and Tk 110. The photo was taken in the capital’s Rampura yesterday.
Photo: SK Enamul Huq