The victory day followed by the weekend meant a three-day break from work for many. As offices reopened yesterday morning, the New Airport Road in the capital witnessed long tailbacks.
PHOTO: Rashed Shumon
Salam Miah drying hair of cattle, goat and lamb tail in the capital’s Lalbagh area yesterday. He collects these from Old Dhaka’s Posta where rawhides from different parts of the country are taken for sale. He buys a tuft of hair for Tk 5 and sells it for Tk 20. The hair is used in making brushes, jackets and dolls. Photo: Anisur Rahman