Abdul Gaffar, 78, came to to Dhaka all the way from Jamalpur early yesterday. Since then, he has been waiting on the High Court premises for anticipatory bail along with at least 200 others, who came from different districts. He is among the hundreds of ruling Awami League activists sued by their own party men over polls violence. PHOTO: ANISUR RAHMAN
School students and their guardians crossing a busy road in the capital’s Farmgate during rush hours yesterday afternoon. Even though jaywalking has always been rampant across the city, more people now resort to it in Farmgate area since a footbridge there has lately been removed, raising the risk of fatal accidents. PHOTO: SK ENAMUL HAQ
From Tukur Bazar ghat in Sylhet Sadar upazila, local growers take freshly-harvested pumpkin flowers and winter vegetables to a nearby market for sale yesterday morning. Traders buy the edible flower -- used in salads and other food items -- and the vegetables from the market and sell them elsewhere in the district.
Photo: Sheikh Nasir