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Today's Gallery (2017.11.29)

filled up illegally

The canal running through Lautola area of Basila in the capital has been filled up illegally and turned into a truck parking lot. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Rashed Shumon

dilapidated bridge

People walk on a dilapidated bridge to cross the Turag river in Savar's Bhakuta union yesterday. The bailey bridge, missing a steel section, has been lying like this for the last seven days. The rest of the metal sections of the bridge have also become rusty due to overuse. If not repaired immediately, an accident might occur any time. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Palash Khan

muddy road

This muddy road in Kamalbagh Beribadh area in the capital has been in a deplorable condition for years. The authorities concerned did some repair work, but the substandard patch-up did little to improve the situation. The photo was taken on Sunday. Photo: Palash Khan

Pope Francis's will arrive tomorrow

Workers busy decorating the Kakrail church yesterday ahead of Pope Francis's visit to the country. The pope, who is now visiting Myanmar, will arrive in the capital tomorrow on a three-day visit. President Abdul Hamid will receive him upon arrival. Photo: Anisur Rahman