Today's Gallery (2021.08.05)

Children, sitting on the laps of their parents, waiting to get tested for dengue at the outdoor section of Shishu Hospital in the capital. The number of such patients has been on the rise in recent days. The photo was taken yesterday morning. Photo: Anisur Rahman
Policemen checking cars at a checkpoint in Gabtoli area, one of the entry points of the capital, yesterday to enforce the restriction on movements to curb the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Palash Khan
Even mayor not immune: Waterlogging remains a major problem in Chattogram city for years mainly due to poor drainage and filled-up canals. There is no respite from flooding for Chattogram City Corporation Mayor Rezaul Karim Chowdhury either as rain water entered his home in Bahaddarhat area yesterday. Photo: Rajib Raihan
The Matuail landfill, the largest waste disposal site in the capital, is completely full. The stench from the landfill has become unbearable for the residents in nearby areas. There is a severe shortage of equipment and manpower for waste management. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Sk Enamul Haq
As the metro rail is 68 percent towards completion, some roads of the capital have regained their space for vehicular movement, as it was lost due to construction materials and machineries occupying large parts of the roads. This photo was taken from the capital’s Sher-e-Bangla Nagar area on Monday. PHOTO: Rashed Shumon
Despite the lockdown, the capital’s Mirpur was seen full of vehicles of all kinds, just except buses, as a traffic jam with a long tailback had formed in front of Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College and Hospital yesterday. PHOTO: ANISUR RAHMAN