Today's Gallery (2021.05.09) | The Daily Star

Today's Gallery (2021.05.09)

scorching heat

An elderly labourer takes an afternoon nap in the shade of an under construction flyover in the capital’s Mirpur DOHS. The spell of scorching heat that has been sweeping over most parts of the country has been taking a toll on the people who are old, less affluent and rely on manual labour to earn their livelihoods. Photo: Sk Enamul Haq

illegally parked motorcycles

Illegally parked motorcycles block a lane dedicated to other vehicles on Mirpur road in the capital. The photo was taken in front of New Market yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman

underprivileged women

Underprivileged women, whose income shrank during the pandemic, waiting for eid gifts at a programme funded by State Minister Kamal Ahmed Mojumder in Mirpur in the capital yesterday afternoon. Photo: Rashed Shumon