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Photo Gallery (2019.08.31)

Chalantika slum

Many have been living under tent in Chalantika slum for two weeks as they lost their houses in a fire that broke out at the slum of the capital’s Mirpur on August 16. In this photo, Lipi is giving air with a hand fan to her daughter Ankhi under a tent in the slum as she is sick, and a neighbour takes seat beside them on August 31, 2019. Photo: Palash Khan/Star.

BIrd hunting

White herons are being sold openly in Badaghat area of Sylhet city. The photo is taken from under the Badaghat bridge on Friday, August 30, 2019. Photo: Sheikh Nasir/Star


Char Madhupur Government Primary School in Pabna Sadar upazila was devoured in the mighty river Padma on Friday on August 30, 2019. Few valuables of the school are saved from the erosion and stored in a house of the village. Photo: Ahmed Humayan Kabir Topu/Star

National Register of Citizens (NRC)

People stand in a queue to check their names on the final list of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in an office in Pavakati village of Morigoan district, some 70 kms from Guwahati, the capital city of India's northeastern state of Assam on August 31, 2019. Photo: AFP