Today's Gallery (2021.08.17)

Wearing masks, employees of a readymade garments factory in Tejgaon working behind plastic shields. Some factories go the extra mile to protect their workforce from the coronavirus that has already claimed over 24,000 lives since March last year. Photo: Palash Khan
Patients crowd in front of the ticket counters of Khulna BNSB Eye Hospital yesterday. Since the Covid-19 lockdown was lifted recently, people from different upazilas of Khulna have been thronging the hospital in large numbers every day seeking eye treatment. Physical distancing, however, is not being maintained there, increasing chances of coronavirus transmission. Photo: Habibur Rahman
As the pressure of supply water is low in the hills of Motijharna in Chattogram city, some people install illegal pumps to fill the tanks of their homes. This, however, deprives their neighbours who chose not to indulge in the illegal activity. Photo: Rajib Raihan