Fishing boats lie idle at the scenic Kalitola Ghat in Bogura’s Sariakandi upazila as fish have become scarce in this dried-up part of the Jamuna amid winter. Due to poor navigability, nearly one lakh people of seven unions on Jamuna chars also can no longer use the terminal to reach Sariakandi town. Besides, illegal sand-lifting on a massive scale damaged a nearby embankment, posing risks of floods during the rainy season. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Mostafa Shabuj
People walk right next to a moving train on the Karwan Bazar rail tracks, as gaping holes on the wired fences show how security is breached at will. Such mindless acts often result in tragic accidents. The photo was taken yesterday.
PHOTO: RASHED SHUMON
Taimur Alam Khandakar giving Selina Hayat Ivy his blessings after she went to meet him at his residence in Narayanganj’s Chashara area yesterday. Awami League’s Ivy beat independent candidate Taimur by a big margin in the NCC polls on Sunday. Photo: Collected