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Today's Gallery (2019.05.19)


A man attaches an earthen pot to the branch of a tree in Barishal’s Durgasagar Dighi area to provide suitable roosting sites for birds. The photo was taken in Babuganj upzaila yesterday. Photo: Titu Das

children collect iftar

Social organisation Bidyanondo has been distributing iftar to hundreds of street children at different locations in Chattogram city. The children collect iftar from these mobile stalls for themselves and their families. The photos were taken at Central Railway Building area yesterday. Photo: Rajib Raihan

children collect iftar

Photo: Rajib Raihan

children collect iftar

Photo: Rajib Raihan

Floating hawkers

Floating hawkers seek temporary “shelter” on the road median in New Market area with their products wrapped up in bundles, as police conduct an eviction drive on the footpaths which they usually occupy. They go back to their previous spots once police leaves. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: PALASH KHAN

Cookies and cakes

Cookies and cakes made in a bakery operated by Dhaka Metropolitan Police being sold at a police van. The photo of the mobile shop was taken in Gulistan area yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain

ftar mehfil at the Gono Bhaban

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hugs a girl during an iftar mehfil at the Gono Bhaban yesterday. Injured freedom fighters, orphans, people with special needs, religious scholars, and victims of August 21 grenade attack, among others, joined the mehfil. Photo: PID