Today's Gallery (2021.10.23)

A bus picks up a passenger right in front of a sign prohibiting pulling over and parking of vehicles on Airport Road in the capital’s Kurmitola. Violation of traffic rules is a common sight on city roads, which leads to traffic congestion and accidents. The photo was taken on Thursday. Photo: Prabir Das
People form a human chain protesting the recent communal attacks on Hindus across the country. Renowned cultural organisation Chhayanaut organised the protest in front of its office in the capital’s Dhanmondi yesterday. The protesters called for resisting communal forces. Photo: Star
A man climbs over the connector between two bogies of a stalled train near the capital’s Moghbazar level crossing yesterday. One of the bogies of the train coming from Chattogram and bound for Kamalapur Railway Station derailed near the level crossing, causing the train to be stuck there from around 11:45am to 2:00pm. Photo: Anisur Rahman
Two schoolgirls along with a man cross a bamboo bridge over the Bijoynagar canal in the capital’s Manda. Residents of the houses along the canal have to put themselves in harm’s way regularly as such bridges are the only way out of their abodes. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Sk Enamul Haq
The house of Chattogram Hill Tracts Affairs Minister Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing in Bandarban decked out in decorative lights to celebrate the Mahaa Wagyawai Powe festival. The photo was taken on Thursday night, when hundreds of Buddhists brought out a Rath Yatra in the area. Photo: Sanjoy Kumar Barua