Today's Gallery (2021.08.18)

Residents of a village close to the Jamuna river find over knee-deep water in their yard yesterday. People of Manikganj fear further flooding as the water level of the Jamuna was increasing rapidly. Photo: Star
Exhausted, a child prepares an empty cement bag to sit on as he waits for his mother. The mother was yesterday standing in a long queue to purchase essential commodities from a TCB truck at reasonable prices in the capital’s Sachibalay Link Road. Photo: Prabir Das
Some locals in the capital’s Jurain area install unauthorised pipelines to get supply water to homes beside the Shyampur canal. The canal is also in a sorry state with garbage obstructing the flow of water, creating an idea breeding ground for mosquitos. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Rashed Shumon
Young farmers in Khagrachhari are taking their harvest of pineapples from the farms to the markets using motorcycles. Pineapples grown in the hill tracts are famous for their taste. The photo was taken last month. Photo: Anisur Rahman