Pedestrians dodge motorbikes and a microbus which got on the pavement to get ahead of the gridlock on Panthapath-Tejgaon Link Road near Sonargaon intersection yesterday. The fish traders across the street are also drying fish waste on the pavement. Photo:
Two people carrying Sultan Miah, a patient with breathing difficulties and kidney issues, into Dhaka Medical College Hospital yesterday. Sultan came from Jamalpur to have treatment at DMCH. According to the DGHS, 85 people died of Covid-19 in 24 hours ending at 8:00am yesterday and 5,727 tested positive.
Hard to imagine that this is actually a canal meant for draining storm water out. Excavation of the canal had started but it was not completed. The photo was taken near Kamrangirchar in Dhaka. Photo:
A man stands on the roof of his tyorn down house after Chattogram district administration evicted people living on the hill slopes ignoring risks of landslides. The photo was taken in Lal Khan Bazar of the port city.