Today's Gallery (2018.04.10) | The Daily Star

Today's Gallery (2018.04.10)

surma river near kazirbazar bridge

Garbage is all over this stretch of the Surma river near Kazirbazar Bridge in Sylhet city yesterday. Household waste and rubbish dumped into different water bodies in the city end up at this place, posing a serious threat to the environment and aquatic life. Photo: Sheikh Nasir


Hilsa on sale at the wholesale market in the capital's Karwan Bazar yesterday. With Pahela Baishakh, the first day of Bangla New Year, only a few days away, prices of the delicious fish are soaring due to an increased demand. It has become a custom for the Bangalees to have soaked rice with fried hilsa on that day. Photo: Prabir Das