Today's Gallery (2021.12.03)

A black-capped kingfisher sitting on a tree branch in the Sundarbans’ Kokilmoni area. This species, mainly found in coastal and mangrove habitats, perches conspicuously and dives to catch fish, and also feeds on large insects. Photo: Courtesy of Khorshed Alam Sagor
Sitting next to her father on a parked rickshaw, an HSC examinee busy with last-minute preparation before entering the test centre at Shiddheswari Girls College in the capital’s Bailey Road yesterday morning. Higher Secondary School Certificate and equivalent exams began across the country yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman