Today's Gallery (2021.08.16)

IN SILENCE, SHE REMEMBERS: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina praying for the departed soul of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Bangabandhu Memorial Museum yesterday, the National Mourning Day. Photo: PMO
It appears to be an unpaved road in a rural area but actually it is a street that connects Postogola bridge with Gulistan in the capital. Rain over the last several days has made matters worse. The photo was taken in the Old Dhaka’s Mir Hazaribagh area yesterday. Photo: Rashed Shumon
Monsoon tends to clean the filthy water bodies in the capital. But the water in the age-old Dholai Khal continues to remain dark, thanks to mindless dumping of garbage and lack of cleaning. Photo: Rashed Shumon
People throng Patenga Beach in Chattogram city yesterday as it was a holiday. Law enforcers were not seen taking any action against the visitors. Covid restrictions, imposed on April 1, are still in place at tourist destinations and they are to be withdrawn on August 19. Photo: Rajib Raihan