Aerial view of inundated Dolika Char in Bogura’s Sariakandi upazila. Many such places of the district have remained flooded for around two weeks after the Jamuna swelled due to the rush of water from the upstream. Many locals have moved their homes and use boats to go to one place from another. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo:
Workers unload belongings of one Kawsar and his wife from a pickup to load them onto a boat in Fishery Ghat area of Chattogram city yesterday. The couple used to work at a garment factory and live near their workplace in the city. But the pandemic made them jobless, forcing them to move to their village home in Sandwip, an island in Chattogram.
Under the Babu Bazar bridge near Mitford hospital, face masks are sold at wholesale rates of Tk 800-1,000 per 1,000 masks. Retailers, from hawkers to storeowners, come here to buy the masks in bulk and sell them for Tk 2-5 each. However, though helpful, these thin-layered masks don’t protect against Covid-19 virus effectively. This photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain