Furniture and other items used by the capital’s Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College and Hospital are left in front of the hospital’s outdoor department, shrinking space for patients. As the number of patients at the hospital was high yesterday, they could not maintain social distancing. Photo: Anisur Rahman
Awami League men in Gazipur set fire to garbage on railway lines at Tongi Railway Station yesterday evening. They were demonstrating against Gazipur City Corporation Mayor Mohammad Zahangir Alam for alleged comments he made on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Photo: Collected
A common moorhen, also known as waterhen or swamp chicken, wading through a marsh land at Diabari in the capital’s Uttara. This bird lives around well-vegetated marshes, ponds, canals and other wetlands. The photo was taken recently.
Photo: Courtesy of Fatema Kibrya Labonno
Afzal Hossain, left, and Tota Miah selling flowers and toy windmills made of plastic and paper in Sylhet city’s Court area yesterday morning. They had almost been unemployed for over a year due to the pandemic. The two hope their sales will go up as movement of children outside home is increasing. Photo:
Fishermen returning to a Ghat near Chattogram city’s Akmal Ali Sharak with fish caught from the sea. Hundreds of such fishermen in the area have been netting a good quantity of fish lately. Usually, they come back almost empty handed since they can’t go deep into the sea with their small boats.
Photo: Rajib Raihan