Two passengers waiting for a local bus in a new bus stand at Dhanmondi-15 in the capital. The Dhaka South City Corporation erected the new stand, which also has a route map for the convenience of passengers. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Prabir Das
Three blanket makers heading to different villages with bundles of cloths and cotton on their bicycles in Khararchar area of Dhaka’s Dhamrai upazila. As the weather is getting colder, these makers go from door to door and make blankets on demand to sell them to the villagers. The photo was taken yesterday.
PHOTO: PALASH KHAN
Locals survey the damage sustained by a locomotive in Parbatipur upazila of Dinajpur yesterday. In foggy conditions at dawn, the empty intercity train consisting of four compartments rammed into a sand-laden truck which had stalled on the tracks. Three staffers of the train were injured.
Photo: Kongkon Karmaker
Relatives weep for their loved ones as at least nine passengers of a trawler went missing after their vessel collided with a launch and sank on the Dhaleshwari in Narayanganj around 8:30am yesterday. After a day-long rescue mission, neither the trawler nor the missing passengers could be traced. Meanwhile, three critically injured survivors are in hospital for treatment.
PHOTO: SANAD SAHA