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Today's Gallery (2017.03.18)

bumper production of potatoes

Workers transport sacks of potatoes to a cold storage in Munshiganj's Sirajdikhan yesterday. There has been a bumper production of potatoes in the district this season. Each maund of the crop is being sold at Tk 400. Photo: Anisur Rahman

bumper production of potatoes

Workers harvest potatoes in a farm. Photo: Anisur Rahman

bumper production of potatoes

Workers pile up potatoes in a farm. Photo: Anisur Rahman


Battery-run three-wheelers, also known as Easybike, parked along Dhaka-Mawa highway in Nimtoli. Defying a government ban, such small, flimsy vehicles ply the highway while the authorities look the other way. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman


President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina stand in solemn silence after placing wreaths at the mausoleum of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Tungipara, Gopalganj, yesterday, the 97th birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation. The day is celebrated as the National Children's Day. Photo: PID

Reckless driving

A car lies in a maize field after its driver lost control over the steering while speeding on the Dhaka-Mawa Highway yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman

Reckless driving

Three injured passengers were admitted to a hospital while the driver, who sustained minor injuries in one of his legs, after being treated was left near the scene, Photo: Anisur Rahman

unfit vehicles

Reckless driving and unfit vehicles on highways continue to cause accidents with no visible step to stop them, Photo: Anisur Rahman