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Today's Gallery (2017.06.17)

narrow down the river

Influential traders pile up sand on the Dhaleshwari and thus narrow down the river near the Dhaleshwari-1 bridge in Munshiganj. The photo was taken on June 13. Photo: Anisur Rahman

unfit vessels

The engine of a launch being examined at Sadarghat in Dhaka yesterday as part of preparations for Eid trips. The engine, however, is producing thick black smoke, suggesting that it is not in a good state. Waterway accidents are common on the occasions of Eid as many unfit vessels operate during the time. Photo: Anisur Rahman

time for shopping

A crowded New Market area in the capital yesterday. With Eid approaching and time for shopping running out fast, people are swarming the markets and footpath shops. The rush of shoppers multiplies on the weekends. The photo was taken from a footbridge in the area. Photo: Palash Khan

Motijheel under water

All it took was a little rain to send this road in the capital's Motijheel area under water. Yesterday being the weekend, vendors were selling their products on the footpath as per the directives of the city corporation. But their business got hampered due to the waterlogging. The photo was taken near Sonali Bank. Photo: Firoz Ahmed